Compare and contrast the pharmacology of metaraminol and noradrenaline

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College Answer

Marks were distributed across pharmaceutics, uses, dose & administration, mechanism of action,
Pharmacokinetcs and Pharmacodynamics. Common omissions were doses/rates of infusion,
effects other than on heart/SVR (e.g. splanchnic, renal blood flow), indirect effect of metaraminol,
receptor effect of noradrenaline other than alpha 1 and tachyphylaxis.