Flurbiprofen Systematic (IUPAC) name (RS)-2-(2-fluorobiphenyl-4-yl)propanoic acid Clinical data Trade names Ansaid, Ocufen AHFS/Drugs.com MedlinePlus Pregnancy cat. C (U.S.), B2 (Au) Legal status POM Routes Oral Pharmacokinetic data Protein binding > 99% Metabolism Hepatic (CYP2C9) Half-life 4.7-5.7 hours Excretion Renal Identifiers CAS number ATC code M01 , M02, R02, S01 PubChem DrugBank ChemSpider UNII KEGG ChEBI ChEMBL Synonyms (±)-2-fluoro-α-methyl-(1,1'-biphenyl)-4-acetic acid Chemical data Formula C15H13FO2 Mol. mass 244.261 g/mol SMILES & Physical data Melt. point 117 °C (243 °F) (what is this?)
Flurbiprofen is a member of the phenylalkanoic acid derivative family of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) used to treat the inflammation and pain of arthritis. It is known by the following tradenames: Urbifen marketed by General Pharmaceuticals, Ansaid, marketed by Pfizer, Flurwood by W.Woodward and Froben, by Abbott.
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