Piketoprofen

Piketoprofen
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Clinical data
Trade names Calmatel, Picalm
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
Routes of
administration
Topical (cream)
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Chemical and physical data
Formula C22H20N2O2
Molar mass 344.414 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)

Piketoprofen (INN; trade names Calmatel, Picalm) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) for topical use in form of a cream.[1][2]

Chemically, it is the 4-picolineamide of the NSAID ketoprofen.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fabregas, J. L.; Cucala, J; Segura, J; Tarrus, E (1986). “Percutaneous absorption of piketoprofen in rabbits: Effect of nonionic surface-active agents”. Il Farmaco; edizione pratica. 41 (5): 177–83. PMID 3487466.
  2. ^ Burgos, A.; Pérez Busquier, M.; Gómez Reino, J.; Ferreiro, J.L.; Navarro, F.; Valverde, J.; Moreno, E. (2001). “Double-Blind, Double-Dummy Comparative Study of Local Action Transcutaneous Flurbiprofen (Flurbiprofen LAT) versus Piketoprofen Cream in the Treatment of Extra-Articular Rheumatism”. Clin Drug Invest. 21 (2): 95–102. doi:10.2165/00044011-200121020-00002.