Caverject - National Multiple Sclerosis Society

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About this Medication
  • Brand Name: Caverject
  • Chemical Name: Alprostadil (al-pross-ta-dill); also called Prostaglandin E1
  • Usage in MS: Erectile Dysfunction
  • Generic Available: No


Alprostadil injections and suppositories belong to a group of medicines called vasodilators, which cause blood vessels to expand, thereby increasing blood flow. Alprostadil is used to treat erectile problems. When injected or inserted into the penis, it produces an erection by increasing blood flow to the penis.

Click here to read more about alprostadil, which is also sold under the brand names Caverject Impulse®, Edex® and MUSE®.