Prostaglandins

Name
Prostaglandins
Accession Number
DBCAT000353
Description

A group of compounds derived from unsaturated 20-carbon fatty acids, primarily arachidonic acid, via the cyclooxygenase pathway. They are extremely potent mediators of a diverse group of physiological processes.

ATC Classification
Drugs
DrugDrug Description
Carboprost tromethamineA prostaglandin used to treat postpartum uterine hemorrhage due to atony when other methods of management have not been effective.
DinoprostoneA prostaglandin used to induce labor or abortion as well as to treat nonmetastatic gestational trophoblastic disease.
MisoprostolA prostaglandin E1 analogue used to reduce the risk of NSAID-induced gastric ulcers.
GemeprostIndicated for the softening and dilatation of the cervix uteri prior to transcervical, intrauterine operative procedures in the first trimester of pregnancy or facilitating therapeutic termination of pregnancy in patients...
DinoprostA medication used to induce a second trimester abortion.
SulprostoneSulprostone has been used in trials studying Abortion, Induced.
EnprostilNot Annotated
TravoprostA prostaglandin analog used in the treatment of elevated intraocular pressure due to open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
TreprostinilA prostacyclin vasodilator for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension to relieve exercise associated symptoms and to prevent clinical deterioration after stopping epoprostenol.
LatanoprostAn isopropyl ester prodrug used to treat increased intraocular pressure.
AlprostadilA medication used to treat erectile dysfunction.
BimatoprostA prostaglandin analog used to treat hypotrichosis of the eyelashes and intraocular pressure in open angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
IloprostA synthetic prostacyclin analog indicated to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH).
Dinoprost tromethamineUsed for aborting second-trimester pregnancy (between the twelfth to eighteenth week of gestation) and in incomplete abortion or for therapeutic abortion in cases of intrauterine fetal death and congenital abnormalities...
EpoprostenolA vasodilator and platelet aggregation inhibitor used for the management of primary pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary hypertension in patients with heart failure.
Prostaglandin B2Not Available
Prostaglandin G2A cyclic endoperoxide intermediate produced by the action of CYCLOOXYGENASE on ARACHIDONIC ACID. It is further converted by a series of specific enzymes to the series 2 prostaglandins. [PubChem]
BeraprostFor the treatment of pulmonary hypertension.
UnoprostoneA prostaglandin analogue used to lower intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension who are clinically unresponsive to other ocular antihypertensive agents.
TafluprostAn ophthalmic prostaglandin analog used to lower intraocular pressure in patients with ocular hypertension or open-angle glaucoma.
LimaprostLimaprost is used for the improvement of various ischemic symptoms such as ulcer, pain and feeling of coldness associated with thromboangiitis obliterans as well as improvement of subjective symptoms (pain...
FenprostaleneNot Annotated
LuprostiolNot Annotated
ProstaleneAnalog of prostaglandin F2 alpha.
CloprostenolNot Annotated
FluprostenolNot Annotated
Latanoprostene bunodA prostaglandin analog used to reduce ocular hypertension or treat open-angle glaucoma.
Prostaglandin D2The principal cyclooxygenase metabolite of arachidonic acid. It is released upon activation of mast cells and is also synthesized by alveolar macrophages. Among its many biological actions, the most important...
Drugs & Drug Targets
DrugTargetType
Carboprost tromethamineProstaglandin E2 receptor EP1 subtypetarget
DinoprostoneProstaglandin E2 receptor EP2 subtypetarget
DinoprostoneProstaglandin E2 receptor EP1 subtypetarget
DinoprostoneProstaglandin E2 receptor EP4 subtypetarget
DinoprostoneProstaglandin E2 receptor EP3 subtypetarget
DinoprostoneSolute carrier family 22 member 2transporter
DinoprostoneMultidrug resistance-associated protein 5transporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier family 22 member 6transporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier family 22 member 8transporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier family 22 member 11transporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier family 22 member 7transporter
DinoprostoneMultidrug resistance-associated protein 4transporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2B1transporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1A2transporter
DinoprostoneOrganic solute transporter subunit alphatransporter
DinoprostoneOrganic solute transporter subunit betatransporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2A1transporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 4A1transporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1C1transporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 3A1transporter
DinoprostoneSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 1B1transporter
DinoprostoneProstaglandin D2 receptor 2target
MisoprostolProstaglandin E2 receptor EP2 subtypetarget
MisoprostolProstaglandin E2 receptor EP3 subtypetarget
MisoprostolProstaglandin E2 receptor EP4 subtypetarget
MisoprostolProstaglandin E2 receptor EP1 subtypetarget
GemeprostProstaglandin E2 receptor EP2 subtypetarget
GemeprostProstaglandin E2 receptor EP3 subtypetarget
DinoprostProstaglandin D2 receptor 2target
TravoprostProstaglandin F2-alpha receptortarget
TreprostinilP2Y purinoceptor 12target
TreprostinilPeroxisome proliferator-activated receptor deltatarget
TreprostinilProstacyclin receptortarget
TreprostinilCytochrome P450 2C9enzyme
LatanoprostProstaglandin F2-alpha receptortarget
LatanoprostSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2A1transporter
LatanoprostSolute carrier family 22 member 6transporter
LatanoprostSolute carrier family 22 member 8transporter
LatanoprostCorneal esterasesenzyme
AlprostadilProstaglandin E2 receptor EP2 subtypetarget
AlprostadilProstaglandin E2 receptor EP1 subtypetarget
AlprostadilMultidrug resistance-associated protein 5transporter
AlprostadilSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2B1transporter
AlprostadilSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 3A1transporter
AlprostadilMultidrug resistance-associated protein 4transporter
AlprostadilSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2A1transporter
AlprostadilProstaglandin D2 receptor 2target
AlprostadilSolute carrier family 22 member 6transporter
BimatoprostProstaglandin F2-alpha receptortarget
BimatoprostProstaglandin E2 receptor EP1 subtypetarget
BimatoprostProstaglandin E2 receptor EP3 subtypetarget
BimatoprostCytochrome P450 3A4enzyme
BimatoprostCytochrome P450 3A5enzyme
IloprostProstacyclin receptortarget
IloprostTissue-type plasminogen activatortarget
IloprostcAMP-specific 3',5'-cyclic phosphodiesterase 4Atarget
IloprostSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2B1transporter
IloprostSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2A1transporter
IloprostSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 3A1transporter
IloprostcAMP-specific 3',5'-cyclic phosphodiesterase 4Btarget
IloprostcAMP-specific 3',5'-cyclic phosphodiesterase 4Ctarget
IloprostcAMP-specific 3',5'-cyclic phosphodiesterase 4Dtarget
IloprostProstaglandin E2 receptor EP1 subtypetarget
IloprostProstaglandin D2 receptor 2target
Dinoprost tromethamineProstacyclin receptortarget
Dinoprost tromethamineProstaglandin F2-alpha receptortarget
Dinoprost tromethamineSolute carrier family 22 member 2transporter
Dinoprost tromethamineSolute carrier family 22 member 6transporter
Dinoprost tromethamineSolute carrier family 22 member 7transporter
Dinoprost tromethamineSolute carrier family 22 member 8transporter
Dinoprost tromethamineSolute carrier family 22 member 11transporter
Dinoprost tromethamineSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2A1transporter
Dinoprost tromethamineSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 3A1transporter
EpoprostenolP2Y purinoceptor 12target
EpoprostenolProstacyclin receptortarget
EpoprostenolProstacyclin synthasetarget
Prostaglandin G2Prostaglandin G/H synthase 2target
BeraprostProstacyclin receptortarget
BeraprostCytochrome P450 2C8enzyme
TafluprostProstaglandin F2-alpha receptortarget
TafluprostProstaglandin G/H synthase 2enzyme
LimaprostProstaglandin E2 receptor EP1 subtypetarget
LimaprostProstaglandin E2 receptor EP2 subtypetarget
LimaprostProstaglandin E2 receptor EP3 subtypetarget
LimaprostProstaglandin E2 receptor EP4 subtypetarget
Latanoprostene bunodProstaglandin F2-alpha receptortarget
Latanoprostene bunodSolute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2B1transporter
Prostaglandin D2Aldo-keto reductase family 1 member C3target
Prostaglandin D2Solute carrier organic anion transporter family member 2A1transporter
Prostaglandin D2Prostaglandin D2 receptor 2target