"Dinoprostone" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The most common and most biologically active of the mammalian prostaglandins. It exhibits most biological activities characteristic of prostaglandins and has been used extensively as an oxytocic agent. The compound also displays a protective effect on the intestinal mucosa.
- PGE2 alpha
- alpha, PGE2
- Prostaglandin E2 alpha
- E2 alpha, Prostaglandin
- alpha, Prostaglandin E2
- Prostaglandin E2alpha
- E2alpha, Prostaglandin
- Prostaglandin E2
- E2, Prostaglandin
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