Overview

  • Product name

    Carprofen, COX-2 inhibitor
  • Description

    Selective COX-2 inhibitor. NSAID.
  • Biological description

    Selective COX-2 inhibitor. NSAID. Decreases prostaglandin production. Shows analgesic and antiedemic effects in vivo. Orally active.
  • Purity

    > 98%
  • CAS Number

    53716-49-7
  • Chemical structure

    Chemical Structure

Properties

  • Chemical name

    2-(6-Chloro-9H-carbazol-2-yl)propanoic acid
  • Molecular weight

    273.71
  • Molecular formula

    C15H12ClNO2
  • PubChem identifier

    2581
  • Storage instructions

    Store at Room Temperature. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
  • Solubility overview

    Soluble in DMSO and in ethanol
  • Handling

    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.

    Toxic, refer to SDS for further information.

    Need more advice on solubility, usage and handling? Please visit our frequently asked questions (FAQ) page for more details.

  • SMILES

    CC(C1=CC2=C(C=C1)C3=C(N2)C=CC(=C3)Cl)C(=O)O
  • Source

    Synthetic

  • Research areas

References

This product has been referenced in:

  • Miciletta M  et al. In vitro enantioselective pharmacodynamics of Carprofen and Flunixin-meglumine in feedlot cattle. J Vet Pharmacol Ther : (2013). Read more (PubMed: 23614639) »
  • Monteiro-Steagall BP  et al. Systematic review of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-induced adverse effects in dogs. J Vet Intern Med 27:1011-9 (2013). Read more (PubMed: 23782347) »
  • Edamura K  et al. Comparison of oral robenacoxib and carprofen for the treatment of osteoarthritis in dogs: a randomized clinical trial. J Vet Med Sci 74:1121-31 (2012). Read more (PubMed: 22673598) »

Customer reviews and Q&As

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Answer

ab142850 is not water soluble, with most resources stating that this version is practically insoluble at 25°C.

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