Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
ATC code A02BB02 (WHO)
CAS Number 73121-56-9 YesY
PubChem (CID) 5311225
ChemSpider 4470744
KEGG D01891 YesY
Chemical and physical data
Formula C23H28O6
Molar mass 400.46 g/mol
3D model (Jmol) Interactive image

Enprostil is a synthetic prostaglandin designed to resemble dinoprostone. Enprostil was found to be a highly potent inhibitor of gastric HCl secretion.[1]


  1. Roszkowski, AP; Garay, GL; Baker, S; Schuler, M; Carter, H (1986). "Gastric antisecretory and antiulcer properties of enprostil, (+/−)-11 alpha, 15 alpha-dihydroxy-16-phenoxy-17,18,19,20-tetranor-9-oxoprosta-4,5,13(t)-trienoic acid methyl ester". The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 239 (2): 382–9. PMID 3095537.

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