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1 : 1 mixture (racemate)
Systematic (IUPAC) name
(RS)-2-[4-(2-thienylcarbonyl)phenyl]propanoic acid
CAS number 40828-46-4
ATC code M01AE07
PubChem 5359
DrugBank APRD00230
Chemical data
Formula C 14H12O3S 
Mol. mass 260.309 g/mol
Pharmacokinetic data
Bioavailability  ?
Protein binding 20%
Metabolism  ?
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Therapeutic considerations
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Suprofen is an NSAID marketed in a 1% solution under the trade name Profenal.


Suprofen was originally used as a tablet but has since been discontinued in that form.[1] It is now used exclusively as a topical ophthalmic solution, typically to prevent miosis during and after ophthalmic surgery.


  1. ^ Guidance for FDA Staff and Industry Compliance Policy Guides Manual Sec. 460.200

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