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Ishadesu 10-28-2016 12:44 PM

Why adrenaline is the drug of choice in anaphylactic shock?
 
Doesn't adrenaline stimulate B2 receptors which causes vasodilation of skeletal muscle blood vessels?
Won't this be a drawback for using adrenaline in treatment of adrenaline?


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