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Misoprostol
MeSH HeadingMisoprostol
Tree NumberD10.251.355.255.550.700.450.500
Tree NumberD23.469.700.660.500
Scope NoteA synthetic analog of natural prostaglandin E1. It produces a dose-related inhibition of gastric acid and pepsin secretion, and enhances mucosal resistance to injury. It is an effective anti-ulcer agent and also has oxytocic properties.
Entry TermApo-Misoprostol
Entry TermApotex Brand of Misoprostol
Entry TermCytotec
Entry TermGlefos
Entry TermGrunenthal Brand of Misoprostol
Entry TermMisoprostol, (11alpha,13E)-Isomer
Entry TermMisoprostol, (11alpha,13E,16R)-Isomer
Entry TermMisoprostol, (11alpha,13Z)-(+-)-Isomer
Entry TermMisoprostol, (11alpha.13E,16S)-Isomer
Entry TermMisoprostol, (11beta,13E)-(+-)-Isomer
Entry TermMisoprostol, (11beta,13E,16R)-Isomer
Entry TermMisoprostol, (11beta,13E,16S)-Isomer
Entry TermNovo-Misoprostol
Entry TermNovopharm Brand of Misoprostol
Entry TermPfizer Brand of Misoprostol
Entry TermSC-29333
Entry TermSC-30249
Allowable QualifiersAA AD AE AG AI AN BL CF CH CL CS CT DU EC HI IM IP ME PD PK PO RE SD ST TO TU UR
Pharm. ActionAbortifacient Agents, Nonsteroidal
Pharm. ActionAnti-Ulcer Agents
Pharm. ActionOxytocics
CAS Type 1 NameProst-13-en-1-oic acid, 11,16-dihydroxy-16-methyl-9-oxo-, methyl ester, (11alpha,13E)-
Registry Number0E43V0BB57
Related Number58717-36-5 ((11beta,13E)-(+-)-isomer)
Related Number58717-37-6 ((11alpha,13Z)-(+-)-isomer)
Related Number59122-46-2 (Misoprostol)
Related Number59122-48-4 ((11alpha,13E,16R)-isomer)
Related Number59122-49-5 ((11alpha.13E,16S)-isomer)
Related Number59122-50-8 ((11beta,13E,16S)-isomer)
Related Number59122-51-9 ((11beta,13E,16R)-isomer)
Related Number92999-98-9 ((11alpha,13E)-isomer)
Previous Indexing Abortifacient Agents, Non-Steroidal (1975-1991)
Previous Indexing Alprostadil/analogs & derivatives (1975-1991)
Previous Indexing Anti-Ulcer Agents (1977-1991)
Online Noteuse MISOPROSTOL (NM) to search MISOPROSTOL 1980-91
History Note92; was MISOPROSTOL (NM) 1977-91
Date of Entry19910125
Unique IDD016595


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Lipids [D10]
   Fatty Acids [D10.251]
      Fatty Acids, Unsaturated [D10.251.355]
         Eicosanoids [D10.251.355.255]
            Prostaglandins [D10.251.355.255.550]
               Prostaglandins, Synthetic [D10.251.355.255.550.700]
                  Prostaglandins E, Synthetic [D10.251.355.255.550.700.450]
Arbaprostil [D10.251.355.255.550.700.450.050]
16,16-Dimethylprostaglandin E2 [D10.251.355.255.550.700.450.300]
Enprostil [D10.251.355.255.550.700.450.350]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeMisoprostol [D10.251.355.255.550.700.450.500]
Rioprostil [D10.251.355.255.550.700.450.750]

 
Biological Factors [D23]
   Inflammation Mediators [D23.469]
      Prostaglandins, Synthetic [D23.469.700]
         Prostaglandins E, Synthetic [D23.469.700.660]
Arbaprostil [D23.469.700.660.050]
16,16-Dimethylprostaglandin E2 [D23.469.700.660.200]
Enprostil [D23.469.700.660.250]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeMisoprostol [D23.469.700.660.500]
Rioprostil [D23.469.700.660.750]

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