Chemical Component Summary

Name[2-amino-3-(4-bromobenzoyl)phenyl]acetic acid
SynonymsBromfenac
Identifiers2-[2-azanyl-3-(4-bromophenyl)carbonyl-phenyl]ethanoic acid
FormulaC15 H12 Br N O3
Molecular Weight334.17
TypeNON-POLYMER
Isomeric SMILESc1cc(c(c(c1)C(=O)c2ccc(cc2)Br)N)CC(=O)O
InChIInChI=1S/C15H12BrNO3/c16-11-6-4-9(5-7-11)15(20)12-3-1-2-10(14(12)17)8-13(18)19/h1-7H,8,17H2,(H,18,19)
InChIKeyZBPLOVFIXSTCRZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Details

Formal Charge0
Atom Count32
Chiral Atom Count0
Bond Count33
Aromatic Bond Count12

Drug Info: DrugBank

DrugBank IDDB00963 
NameBromfenac
Groupsapproved
DescriptionBromfenac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) for ophthalmic use. Ophthalmic NSAIDs are becoming a cornerstone for the management of ocular pain and inflammation. Their well-characterized anti-inflammatory activity, analgesic property, and established safety record have also made NSAIDs an important tool to optimize surgical outcomes.
Synonyms
  • 2-amino-3-(4-bromobenzoyl)benzeneacetic acid
  • Bromfenaco
  • Bromfenac sodium
  • Bromfenacum
  • Bromfenac
Brand Names
  • Prolensa
  • Pred-Brom
  • Yellox
  • BromSite 0.075%
  • Pred-Gati-Brom
IndicationFor the treatment of postoperative inflammation in patients who have undergone cataract extraction.
Categories
  • Agents causing hyperkalemia
  • Analgesics
  • Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
ATC-CodeS01BC11
CAS number91714-94-2

Drug Targets

NameTarget SequencePharmacological ActionActions
Prostaglandin G/H synthase 2MLARALLLCAVLALSHTANPCCSHPCQNRGVCMSVGFDQYKCDCTRTGFY...unknowninhibitor
Prostaglandin G/H synthase 1MSRSLLLWFLLFLLLLPPLPVLLADPGAPTPVNPCCYYPCQHQGICVRFG...unknowninhibitor
Prostaglandin G/H synthase 2MLARALLLCAVLALSHTANPCCSHPCQNRGVCMSVGFDQYKCDCTRTGFY...unknowninhibitor
Drug Info/Drug Targets: DrugBank 3.0: a comprehensive resource for 'omics' research on drugs. Knox C, Law V, Jewison T, Liu P, Ly S, Frolkis A, Pon A, Banco K, Mak C, Neveu V, Djoumbou Y, Eisner R, Guo AC, Wishart DS. Nucleic Acids Res. 2011 Jan; 39 (Database issue):D1035-41. | PMID:21059682

Related Resource References

Resource NameReference
PubChem60726
ChEBICHEBI:240107
ChEMBLCHEMBL1077
PharosCHEMBL1077