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Scientific Name: Fenoprofen
Brand Name: Fenortho, Nalfon
Company Owner: American therapeutics inc, Halsey drug co inc, Par pharmaceutical inc, Quantum pharmics ltd, Sandoz inc, Warner chilcott div warner lambert co, Watson laboratories inc, Pedinol pharmacal inc, Actavis elizabeth llc, Clonmel healthcare ltd, Ivax pharmaceuticals inc sub teva pharmaceuticals usa, Mutual pharmaceutical co inc, Mylan pharmaceuticals inc, Usl pharma inc, Dista products co div eli lilly and co
Mechanism Of Action Fenoprofen’s exact mode of action is unknown, but it is thought that prostaglandin synthetase inhibition is involved. Fenoprofen has been shown to inhibit prostaglandin synthetase isolated from bovine seminal vesicles.
Description of the Drug: Fenoprofen is an anti-inflammatory analgesic used to treat mild to moderate pain in addition to the signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00573