Milrinone lactate is a Medicine belongs to BIPYRIDINES group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 1473   Edition : 37,

  ►   Brandname : Primacor,Milicor

  ►  Strength : Injection with 1  mg/ml,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 225   Edition : 12,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : Oral, IV,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1473   Edition : 37,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Heart failure IV 50 micrograms/kg Injection Given over 10 minutes.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 1473   Edition : 37,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  
1 Heart failure 1 Month 18 Year IV infusion 50 75 micrograms/kg Injection

Ref :- Book : Martindale    Page : 1473   Edition : 37,
►  Side Effect : Supraventricular - ventricular arrhythmias, hypotension, angina-like chest pain, headache, hypokalaemia, tremor, thrombocytopenia,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1473   Edition : 37,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Milrinone lactate is with NA

  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  nf,
Ref :-   Book :    Page :    Edition : ,


►  Contraindication : myocardial infarction ,
Ref :-   Book : Principle of Pharmacology (The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy)    Page : 436   Edition : 3,
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   Increase cAMP by inhibiting the PDE enzymes that hydrolyze it; in cardiac myocytes, PDE inhibitors have positive inotropic and lusitropic effects; PDE inhibitor also relax vascular smooth muscle and thereby decrease preload (vasodilation) and afterload (arterio dilation).,
Ref :-   Book : Principle of Pharmacology (The Pathophysiologic Basis of Drug Therapy)    Page : 436   Edition : 3,

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- NA


Dietry Substance Interactions


​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



ContraIndication Dietry Substance


​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

►   Route of Elimination :   Renal,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1473   Edition : 37,


►    Plasma Half-life :
  Min value :-   2.3 hours,    Max value :-   NA
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1473   Edition : 37,

►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   nf,    Max value :-   NA
Ref :-   Book :    Page :    Edition : ,