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Table 1

From: Effects of epinephrine, norepinephrine and phenylephrine on regional and microcirculatory blood flow during sepsis

  Epinephrine Norepinephrine Phenylephrine
  0.75 μg/kg/min 0.5 μg/kg/min 2.0 μg/kg/min
MAP 126 ± 3%** 125 ± 2%** 125 ± 3%**
CI 143 ± 9%** 141 ± 8%** 90 ± 6%
SMA flow 89 ± 4%* 74 ± 6%* 100 ± 6%
MBF gastric 112 ± 4% 104 ± 6% 104 ± 3%
mucosa    
MBF jejunal 73 ± 7%* 79 ± 4% 102 ± 6%
mucosa    
MBF jejunal 91 ± 10% 68 ± 8%** 124 ± 7%
muscularis    (ns)
MBF colon mucosa 101 ± 7% 93 ± 5% 102 ± 4%
MBF pancreas 84 ± 3%* 93 ± 8% 88 ± 4%
MBF liver 114 ± 10% 102 ± 8% 106 ± 6%
MBF kidney 105 ± 3% 92 ± 4% 105 ± 3%
  1. Values are percent of baseline ± SEM. *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01 vs baseline.