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Possible Interaction: Epinephrine and Vasodilator Agents

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

In fact, authoritative voices such as Adams and Victor5 have warned against lowering blood pressure in this setting with statements such as, Vasodilators may actually be harmful rather than beneficial,” and “Injections of epinephrine have been recommended as means of raising the systemic blood pressure above the usual levels.”
Neurology  •  2002  |  View Paper
1,2 It is well known that rapidly acting vasodilators , such as nitrites, may counteract the marked pressor effects induced by epinephrine.
JAMA  •  1967  |  View Paper
The available evidence indicates that epinephrine toxicity is most readily reduced by vasodilator drugs which represent physiological antagonists, and by adrenergic blocking drugs which are pharmacological antagonists of epinephrine.
Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine. Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine  •  1949  |  View Paper