lusitropic

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lus·i·tropic

(lūs'i-trō'pik),
Relating to lusitropy.
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lus·i·tropic

(lū'si-trō'pik)
Relating to lusitropy.
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(11,12) In summary, pimobendan acts as a positive inotrope (increase cardiac contractility), a positive lusitrope (improved ventricular relaxation), and a peripheral vasodilator.
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