Prostaglandin F

Cayman Chemical Item Number 16410

PGF; 9β-PGF (CAS 4510-16-1)

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Prostaglandin F (PGF) is the 9β-hydroxy stereoisomer of PGF. It is much less active than PGF in antifertility and bronchoconstrictor activities.1,2,3 PGF exhibits bronchodilating activity in guinea pigs and cats and antagonizes the bronchoconstrictor activity of PGF.3

1. Miller, W.L., and Sutton, M.J. Relative biological activity of certain prostaglandins and their enantiomers. Prostaglandins 11 77-84 (1976).

2. Gardiner, P.J., and Collier, H.O.J. Specific receptors for prostaglandins in airways. Prostaglandins 19 819-841 (1980).

3. Rosenthale, M.E., Dervinis, A., Kassarich, J., et al. Bronchodilating properties of the prostaglandin F in the guinea pig and cat. Prostaglandins 3 767-772 (1973).

  • PGF
  • 9β-PGF
Formal Name 9β,​11α,​15S-​trihydroxy-​prosta-​5Z,​13E-​dien-​1-​oic acid
CAS Number 4510-16-1
Molecular Formula C20H34O5
Formula Weight 354.5
Formulation A crystalline solid
Purity ≥99%
Stability 2 years
Storage -20°C
Shipping Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere
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Size Price Quantity Subtotal
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5 mg $302.00 $0.00
10 mg $536.00 $0.00
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