An amino alcohol that has been used as a myocardial stimulant and vasodilator and to relieve bronchospasm. Its most common therapeutic use is in orthostatic hypotension. The mechanism of heptaminol's therapeutic actions is not well understood although it has been suggested to affect catecholamine release or calcium metabolism.
Also Known As:
Cardiomax; Heptaminol Hydrochloride; Novartis Brand of Heptaminol Hydrochloride; 2-Heptanol, 6-amino-2-methyl-
Networked: 22 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 6 trials/studies)

Bio-Agent Context: Research Results


1. Chaari, Anis: 1 article (01/2012)
2. Bahloul, Mabrouk: 1 article (01/2012)
3. Ben Mbarek, Mohamed Nouri: 1 article (01/2012)
4. Bouaziz, Mounir: 1 article (01/2012)
5. Kallel, Hatem: 1 article (01/2012)

Related Diseases

1. Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure)
2. Orthostatic Hypotension (Postural Hypotension)
3. Hypovolemia
4. Varicose Veins (Varicose Vein)
5. Septic Shock (Toxic Shock Syndrome)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Antipsychotic Agents (Antipsychotics)
2. Thyrotropin-Releasing Hormone (Protirelin)
3. Phenylephrine (Neo-Synephrine)
4. Dihydroergotamine (Agit)
5. Bromocriptine (Parlodel)
6. Adenosine
7. hydroxide ion
8. Aminophylline (Carine)
9. Thiopental (Pentothal)
10. Reserpine (Serpasil)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Injections