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Systematic (IUPAC) name
4-(acetylamino)phenyl 2-(acetyloxy)benzoate
CAS number 5003-48-5
ATC code N02BA10
PubChem 21102
Chemical data
Formula C 17H15NO5  
Mol. mass 313.305 g/mol
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Routes Oral
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Benorilate (INN), or benorylate, is a combination of paracetamol and an ester of aspirin. It is used as an anti-inflammatory and antipyretic medication. In the treatment of childhood fever, it has been shown to be inferior to paracetamol and aspirin taken separately. In addition, because it is converted to aspirin, benorylate is not recommended in children due to concerns about Reye syndrome.[1]


  1. ^ Simila S, Keinanen S, Kouvalainen K.Oral antipyretic therapy: evaluation of benorylate, an ester of acetylsalicylic acid and paracetamol. Eur J Pediatr. 1975 Dec 9;121(1):15-20. PMID 2478

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