What is Epoprostenol?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Flolan Veletri


Epoprostenol is a prostaglandin and a vasodilator. It is provided by intravenous therapy. It is used in the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension (IPAH) and pulmonary hypertension associated with the scleroderma spectrum of disease (SSD).

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Epoprostenol

Side effect Patients
Diarrhea 1
Jaw pain 1
Pain in feet 1

Why patients stopped taking Epoprostenol

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Doctor's advice 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Epoprostenol


Stopped taking Epoprostenol

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1

What people switch to and from

Patients stopped taking Epoprostenol and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Treprostinil (Remodulin) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Epoprostenol.