OBO ID: CHEBI:32243
Term Name: tolfenamic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2-[(3-chloro-2-methylphenyl)amino]benzoic acid
  • acide tolfenamique
  • acido tolfenamico
  • acidum tolfenamicum
  • N-(2-Methyl-3-chlorophenyl)anthranilic acid
  • N-(3-Chloro-2-methylphenyl)anthranilic acid
  • N-(3-Chloro-o-tolyl)-anthranilic acid
  • tolfenamic acid
Definition: An aminobenzoic acid that is anthranilic acid in which one of the hydrogens attached to the nitrogen is replaced by a 3-chloro-2-methylphenyl group. Tolfenamic acid is used specifically for relieving the pain of migraine. It also shows anticancer activity.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available