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Enprostil

Known as: 4,5-Heptadienoic acid, 7-(3-hydroxy-2-(3-hydroxy-4-phenoxy-1-butenyl)-5-oxocyclopentyl)-, methyl ester, (1alpha,2beta(1E,3R*),3alpha)-, Enprostil [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A synthetic PGE2 analog that has an inhibitory effect on gastric acid secretion, a mucoprotective effect, and a postprandial lowering effect on… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have characterized the rat prostanoid EP1, EP2, EP3alpha and EP4 receptor subtypes cloned from spleen, hepatocyte and/or… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Transabdominal real-time ultrasonography was used to investigate antroduodenal motility effects of the prostaglandin E2 analogue… Expand
Review
1989
Review
1989
Ranitidine, a histamine H2-receptor antagonist, is now well established as a potent inhibitor of gastric acid secretion effective… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We have investigated the mechanisms underlying prostaglandin inhibition of histamine-stimulated parietal cell function. Enzyme… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
FVMany different dosage schedules of antisecretory drugs for the treatment of duodenal ulcer are recommended. The relationship… Expand
Review
1987
Review
1987
Enprostil, a synthetic analogue of prostaglandin E2, is effective in the treatment of patients with duodenal or gastric ulcers… Expand
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1986
1986
  • L. Winters
  • The American journal of medicine
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 41457418
Data were combined for statistical analysis from four European trials comparing enprostil (35 micrograms twice daily) with… Expand
1986
1986
In a randomized, double-bind, parallel, multi-clinic study, the safety and efficacy of enprostil (35 micrograms twice daily) and… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
This study was designed to compare the effects of enprostil, a synthetic dehydro-prostaglandin E2, on 24-h intragastric pH and… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Prostaglandins protect against aspirin-induced damage to the gastrointestinal tract. This study tested the ability of enprostil… Expand