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Suprofen



Suprofen
Systematic (IUPAC) name
2-(4-thiophen-2-ylcarbonylphenyl)propanoic acid
Identifiers
CAS number 40828-46-4
ATC code M01AE07
PubChem 5359
DrugBank APRD00230
Chemical data
Formula C14H12O3S 
Mol. mass 260.309 g/mol
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability  ?
Protein binding 20%
Metabolism  ?
Half life  ?
Excretion  ?
Therapeutic considerations
Pregnancy cat.

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Legal status
Routes  ?

Suprofen is an NSAID marketed in a 1% solution under the trade name Profenal.

Additional recommended knowledge

Uses

Suprofen was originally used as a tablet but has since been discontinued in that form.[1] It is now used exclusively as a topical ophthalmic solution, typically to prevent miosis during and after ophthalmic surgery.

References

  1. ^ http://www.fda.gov/ora/compliance_ref/cpg/cpgdrg/cpg460-200.html Guidance for FDA Staff and Industry Compliance Policy Guides Manual Sec. 460.200


 
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