Epoprostenol OverviewProstacyclin (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. The terms are sometimes used interchangeably. Contents 1 Function 2 Medical uses 3 Degradation 4 Mechanism 5 Members 6 Pharmacology 7 Synthesis 7.1 Biosynthesis 7.2 Artificial synthesis 8...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:
- Injection: 0.5mg, 0.5mg/vial, 1.5mg, 1.5mg/vial
NDC Database Records for Epoprostenol: (6 results)Sorted by National Drug Code
- 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)
- FLOLAN Epoprostenol