Cloprostenol Sodium

(BANM, USAN, rINNM)
Cloprostenol Sodium Chemical formula
Synonyms: Cloprostenol sódico; Cloprosténol sodique; Cloprostenoli natricum; ICI-80996; Natrii Cloprostenolum. Sodium (±)-(Z)-7{(1R,2R,3R,5S)-2-[(E)-(3R)-4-(3-chlorophenoxy)-3-hydroxybut1-enyl]-3,5-dihydroxycyclopentyl}hept-5-enoate.
Cyrillic synonym: Натрий Клопростенол.

Chemical information

Chemical formula: C22H28ClNaO6 = 446.9.
CAS — 40665-92-7 (cloprostenol); 55028-72-3 (cloprostenol sodium).

Pharmacopoeias.

In BP(Vet).

BP(Vet) 2008

(Cloprostenol Sodium). A white or almost white amorphous hygroscopic powder. Freely soluble in water, in alcohol, and in methyl alcohol; practically insoluble in acetone. Protect from light and moisture.

Profile

Cloprostenol is a synthetic analogue of dinoprost (prostaglandin F2). The sodium salt is used as a luteolytic in veterinary medicine.
Published April 21, 2019.