Prostaglandin F Alcohol methyl ether

Cayman Chemical Item Number 16014

AGN 191129; PGF-OMe (CAS 143656-18-2)

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Prostaglandin F alcohol methyl ether (PGF-OMe) is an analog of PGF in which the C-1 carboxyl group has been replaced an O-methyl ether. The compound is reported to retain ocular hypotensive properties,1 but the receptors which mediate this activity have not been clearly documented.2

1. Woodward, D.F., and Chan, M.F. Preparation of PGF-1 alcohols as ocular hypotensives. 38204 1-12 (1993).

2. Woodward, D.F., Krauss, A.H., Chen, J., et al. Replacement of the carboxylic acid group of prostaglandin F with a hydroxyl or methoxy substituent provides biologically unique compounds. Br J Pharmacol 130 1933-1943 (2000).

  • AGN 191129
  • PGF-OMe
Formal Name 1-​methoxy-​9α,​11α,​15S-​trihydroxyprosta-​5Z,​13E-​diene
CAS Number 143656-18-2
Molecular Formula C21H38O4
Formula Weight 354.5
Formulation A solution in methyl acetate
Purity >98%
Stability 2 years
Storage -20°C
Shipping Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere
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