Autocoids (Histamine and Serotonin)
Therapeutic uses of prostaglandin EI include all of the following EXCEPT (AIIMS Nov 2012)
|A||Medical termination of pregnancy|
|C||Primary pulmonary hypertension|
|D||Maintenance of patent ductus arteriosus|
PGI2 analogs (like epoprostenol and treprostinil) are used for treatment of pulmonary hypertension. PfiE, analogs are used for first trimester abortion (misoprostol), impotence (alprostadil) and maintenance of the patency of ductus arteriosus (alprostadil).