Prostin VR Pediatric

Active Ingredient(s): Alprostadil
FDA Approved: * October 16, 1981
Pharm Company: * PHARMACIA AND UPJOHN
Category: Men's Health

Prostaglandin E1 (PGE1), also known as alprostadil, is a naturally occurring prostaglandin which is used as a medication.[1] In infants with congenital heart defects, it is used by slow injection into a vein to open the ductus arteriosus until surgery can be carried out.[2] By injection into the penis or placement in the urethra, it is used to treat erectile dysfunction.[3] Common side effects when given to babies include decreased breathing, fe... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.

Dosage List

Prostin 500 ug/ml Intravascular; Intravenous Injection, Solution
NDC: 0009-3169
Labeler:
Pharmacia and Upjohn Company

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