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Cloprostenol

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Cloprostenol

(Science: chemical) 7-(2-beta-(4-(3-chlorophenoxy)-3-hydroxy-1-butenyl)-3,5-dihydroxycyclopentyl)-5-heptenoic acid. A synthetic prostaglandin f2alpha analog. The compound has luteolytic effects and is used for the synchronization of estrus in cattle.

chemical name: 5-Heptenoic acid, 7-(2-(4-(3-chlorophenoxy)-3-hydroxy-1-butenyl)-3,5-dihydroxycyclopentyl)-, (1alpha(Z),2beta(1E,3R*),3alpha,5alpha)-(_-)-