Epoprostenol

FDA Approved: * June 27, 2008
Pharm Company: * GENERAMEDIX
Category: Blood Pressure

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Epoprostenol Overview

Prostacyclin (also called prostaglandin I2 or PGI2) is a prostaglandin member of the eicosanoid family of lipid molecules. It inhibits platelet activation and is also an effective vasodilator. When used as a drug, it is also known as epoprostenol.[1] The terms are sometimes used interchangeably.[2] Contents 1 Function 2 Medical uses 3 Degradation 4 Mechanism 5 Members[6] 6 Pharmacology 7 Synthesis 7.1 Biosynthesis 7.2 Artificial synthesis ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Epoprostenol
  • Injection: 0.5mg, 0.5mg/vial, 1.5mg, 1.5mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Epoprostenol: (6 results)

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  • 0173-0518 Diluent Intravenous Solution by Glaxosmithkline LLC
  • 0173-0857 Diluent 1 ml/Ml Intravenous Solution by Glaxosmithkline LLC
  • 0703-1985 Epoprostenol Sodium .5 mg/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc.
  • 0703-1995 Epoprostenol Sodium 1.5 mg/1 Intravenous Injection, Powder, for Solution by Teva Parenteral Medicines, Inc.
  • 62756-059 Epoprostenol .5 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited
  • 62756-060 Epoprostenol 1.5 mg/10ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited

Other drugs which contain Epoprostenol or a similar ingredient: (1 result)




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