OBO ID: CHEBI:364453
Term Name: carprofen Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (+-)-6-chloro-alpha-methylcarbazole-2-acetic acid
  • (+/-)-2-(3-chloro-9H-carbazol-7-yl)propanoic acid
  • 2-(6-Chloro-9H-carbazol-2-yl)-propionic acid
  • 2-(6-chloro-9H-carbazol-2-yl)propanoic acid
  • 6-chloro-alpha-methyl-9H-carbazole-2-acetic acid
  • carprofen
  • carprofene
  • carprofeno
  • carprofenum
Definition: Propanoic acid in which one of the methylene hydrogens is substituted by a 6-chloro-9H-carbazol-2-yl group. A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, it is no longer used in human medicine but is still used for treatment of arthritis in elderly dogs.
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Ontology: Chebi
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