Product nameBromfenac sodium, analgesic agent
DescriptionNonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and may block prostaglandin synthesis by inhibiting cyclooxygenase (COX) 1 and 2.
- 2-Amino-3-(4-bromobenzoyl)benzeneacetic acid sodium salt
Potent, long-acting, peripheral, analgesic compound possessing anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, and prostaglandin synthetase-inhibiting properties. Used as an opthalmic analgesic.
Chemical name2-Amino-3-(4-bromobenzoyl)benzeneacetic acid sodium salt
Storage instructionsStore at -20°C. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Solubility overviewSoluble in DMSO to 100 mM, in water to 100 mM and in ethanol to 5 mM
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
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This product has been referenced in:
- Kirkman SK et al. Isolation and identification of bromfenac glucoside from rat bile. Drug Metab Dispos 26:720-3 (1998). Read more (PubMed: 9660857) »
- Sancilio LF et al. The analgesic and antiinflammatory activity and pharmacologic properties of bromfenac. Arzneimittelforschung 37:513-9 (1987). Read more (PubMed: 3497637) »