ATC Group: B01AC09 Epoprostenol

Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System

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Epoprostenol

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Epoprostenol sodium, the monosodium salt of epoprostenol, a naturally occurring prostaglandin produced by the intima of blood vessels. Epoprostenol is the most potent inhibitor of platelet aggregation known. It is also a potent vasodilator.