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Alprostadil MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Alprostadil
Tree Number(s)
D10.251.355.255.550.250.100
D10.251.355.325.050
D23.469.050.175.725.250.100
Unique ID
D000527
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000527
Scope Note
A potent vasodilator agent that increases peripheral blood flow.
Entry Term(s)
Caverject
Edex
Lipo-PGE1
Minprog
Muse
PGE1
PGE1alpha
Prostaglandin E1
Prostaglandin E1alpha
Prostavasin
Prostin VR
Prostine VR
Sugiran
Vasaprostan
Viridal
Pharm Action
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Vasodilator Agents
Urological Agents
Registry Number
F5TD010360
Related Numbers
745-65-3
CAS Type 1 Name
Prost-13-en-1-oic acid, 11,15-dihydroxy-9-oxo-, (11alpha,13E,15S)-
NLM Classification #
QU 90
Previous Indexing
Prostaglandins (1966-1974)
Prostaglandins E (1975-1985)
Public MeSH Note
86; VASOPROSTAN (now ALPROSTADIL) was indexed under VASODILATOR AGENTS 1995-97
History Note
86; see VASOPROSTAN (NM) 1995-97
Date Established
1986/01/01
Date of Entry
1985/03/08
Revision Date
2017/02/24
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