Morphine - venodilator
that reduces ventricular preload and oxygen requirements.
Nitric oxide mediated venodilator
effects of nebivolol.
Treatment initiated to control oedema with 100% oxygen, positive pressure ventilation with PEEP and use of furosemide, nitro-glycerine (Used as venodilator
and not as an antihypertensive).
Beta blockers, ACE inhibitors, diuretics, positive inotropes, arterial dilators or venodilators
, oxygen therapy, and IV fluids.
Pathology: The fact that pulmonary oedema due to malaria responds poorly to diuretics, venodilators
, and oxygen (39) and the recent haemodynamic, clinical and pathological evidence (40-42) suggests that this is a non-cardiogenic form of pulmonary oedema.