PGF2

AcronymDefinition
PGF2Prostaglandin F2 Alpha (an eicosanoid, which stimulates the growth of skeletal muscle)
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Synchronization treatments were initiated on days8-10 of the estrous cycle with a single intramuscular (IM)injection of respective doses of eCG (2, 2.5, 3, 3.5 or 4IU/kg) in five different groups, followed by intramuscular administration of PGF2? (0.4 mg/cow) 48 h later.
Quddusi et al found significantly increased incidence of prostaglandin associated pyrexia, vomiting and diarrhea in PGF2 alpha compared with misoprostol4.
combined use of Foley's catheter balloon and extra amniotic instillation of PGF2 alpha for therapeutic termination of second trimester pregnancy.
(3,6,7) Several theories have been hypothesized to explain these findings, mostly involving anatomical (widening of the anterior chamber and angle) or biochemical alterations induced by the surgical intervention such as decreased aqueous secretion and increased prostaglandin F2 (PGF2) secretion.
Acetic acid has been found to cause an increase in peritoneal fluid levels of prostaglandins (PGE2 and PGF2), hence causing inflammatory pain by inducing capillary permeability (Amico-Roxas et al.
In each group, there were 4 cows that exhibited oestrus signs normally and 4 cows that were induced by hormone injection (two injections of PGF2 (alpha) ; 11 days apart).
In another study, it was stated that the increase of GSH, GSSD is related with LDL hydroperoxides and MDA decreases and 8-epi PGF2 [alpha] decreases (L.
The next patient did not respond to formalin and then intravesical PGF2 alpha irrigation and was successfully treated with HBO 2.4 atmospheres absolute (30 minutes 3 times daily for 8 days).
Reversed effects between crude and processed ginger extracts on PGF2 alpha-induced contraction in mouse mesenteric veins.