OBO ID: CHEBI:76154
Term Name: flunoxaprofen Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (+)-2-(p-Fluorophenyl)-alpha-methyl-5-benzoxazoleacetic acid
  • (2S)-2-[2-(4-fluorophenyl)-1,3-benzoxazol-5-yl]propanoic acid
  • (S)-(+)-Flunoxaprofen
  • (S)-2-(4-Fluorophenyl)-alpha-methyl-5-benzoxazoleacetic acid
  • flunoxaprofen
  • flunoxaprofene
  • flunoxaprofeno
  • flunoxaprofenum
Definition: A monocarboxylic acid that is propionic acid substituted at position 2 by a 2-(4-chlorophenyl)-1,3-benzoxazol-5-yl group (the S-enantiomer). Although it was shown to be effective in treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis, the clinical use of flunoxaprofen was discontinued due to possible hepatotoxic side-effects.
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Ontology: Chebi
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