Ibuprofen is clinically useful as a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug.
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|Alternate Names||α-Methyl-4-[2-methylpropyl] benzeneacetic acid; p-isobutylhydratropic acid; (±)-2-(4-Isobutylphenyl) propionic acid; RD-13621; 2-[4-(2-methylpropyl)phenyl]propanoic acid|
|Application Notes||Ibuprofen is clinically useful as a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug.|
|Base Catalog Number||190216|
|Biochemical Physiological Actions||Cyclooxygenase (COX) inhibitor that has greater activity against COX-1 than against COX-2. Also inhibits cyclooxygenase, PGH synthase-1 and PGH synthase-2. Ibuprofen is reported to inhibit the netrophil-dependent edema response of rabbit skin to C5a/PGE23.|
|Molecular Weight||206.285 g/mol|
|Personal Protective Equipment||Dust mask, Eyeshields, Gloves|
|Solubility||Water Solubility21 mg/L (at 25 °C)|
|Vapor Pressure||4.74X10-5 mm Hg @ 25 deg C|