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In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Oxytocic agent


Chemical Name

Prosta-5,13-dien-1-oic acid, 9,11,15-trihydroxy-, (5Z,9α,11α,13E,15S)-

Foreign Names

  • Dinoprostum (Latin)
  • Dinoprost (German)
  • Dinoprost (French)
  • Dinoprost (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Dinoprost (OS: DCF, DCIT, USAN, BAN, JAN)
  • PGF₂α (IS)
  • U 14583 (IS: Upjohn)
  • Dinoprost (PH: JP XVI)
  • Dinoprost Trometamol (OS: BANM)
  • Dinoprost Tromethamine (OS: USAN, JAN)
  • Dinoprost trometamol (IS)
  • PGF₂α THAM (IS)
  • U 14583 E (IS)
  • Dinoprost trometamol (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dinoprost Trometamol (PH: BP 2015)
  • Dinoprost trométamol (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dinoprost Tromethamine (PH: USP 37)
  • Dinoprost-Trometamol (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Dinoprostum trometamolum (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Cycloprost (veterinary use)
    Listow, United Kingdom
  • Enzaprost F
    Chinoin, China; Chinoin, Georgia; Chinoin, Russian Federation; Sanofi Aventis, China; Sanofi-aventis, Czech Republic
  • Enzaprost F5
    Chinoin, Poland
  • Lutalyse (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Zoetis, Ireland
  • Noroprost (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Propess
    Biopas, Colombia; Ferring, Portugal
  • Prosmon
    Fuji Yakuhin, Japan
  • Prostaglandin F2 alpha
    Kaken Seiyaku, Japan
  • Prostarmon F
    Ono Yakuhin, Japan
  • Sincro Bovis (veterinary use)
    Intervet, Italy
  • Dinolytic (veterinary use)
    D-Vett, Netherlands; Orion Pharma Animal Health, Sweden; Pfizer Animal Health, Belgium; Pfizer Animal Health, Finland; Pfizer Animal Health, Italy; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Pfizer GmbH Tiergesundheit, Germany; Zoetis, Austria; Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, France; Zoetis Finland Oy, Norway
  • Enzaprost (veterinary use)
    Biokema, Switzerland; Ceva, Belgium; Ceva, France; Ceva, Italy; Ceva, Netherlands; Ceva Animal Health, United Kingdom; Ceva Sante Animal, Ireland
  • Enzaprost T (veterinary use)
    Ceva, Austria; Ceva, Germany
  • Lutalyse (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, South Africa; Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Prostin
    IFET, Greece
  • Prostin F2
    Pfizer, Israel
  • Prostin F2 Alpha
    Pfizer, Australia; Pfizer, Hong Kong; Pfizer, New Zealand

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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Important Notice: The international database is in BETA release. This means it is still under development and may contain inaccuracies. It is not intended as a substitute for the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that the use of any medication in any country is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Consult with your healthcare professional before taking any medication.