Milrinone is used for patients with heart failure and is given through an IV continuously. Milrinone helps the heart squeeze and relaxes the blood vessels so the heart can pump more blood to the body. This medicine may improve symptoms like shortness of breath and fatigue.

Common side effects:

  • Redness
  • Nausea
  • Tingling feeling or shakiness
  • Headache
  • Easy bruising or bleeding