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alprostadil injection


What conditions does alprostadil injection treat?

alprostadil injection is used to treat the following:

Aorta Dextratransposition with Intact Ventricular Septum, Congenital Heart Disease with Cyanosis, Pulmonary Atresia Present at Birth, Congenital Absence of the Tricuspid Valve of the Heart, Congenital Displacement of the Tricuspid Valve of Heart, Maintain the Patency of Ductus Arteriosus, A Narrowing of the Aorta Blood Vessel, Congenital Narrowing of the Pulmonary Artery

alprostadil injection may also be used to treat:

Increased Pressure of Pulmonary Circulation, Peripheral Vascular Disease

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