Fenoldopam is used in the management of?

Fenoldopam is used in the management of ?
a) Hypertensive emergencies
b) Congestive heart failure
c) Migraine prophylaxis
d) Tachyarrhythmias

Correct Answer - A
Ans. A. Hypertensive emergencies
It is peripheral, arteriolar dilator used in hypertensive emergencies
and post-operative hypertension.
It acts as an agonist of dopamine D1 receptors, resulting in dilatation
of peripheral arteries and natriuresis.
Fenoldopam increases intraocular pressure > should be avoided in
patients with glaucoma.