Cat. No. 2796

(S)-(+)-Ibuprofen C13H18O2 [51146-56-6]

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Chemical Name: (S)-α-Methyl-4-(2-methylpropyl)benzeneacetic acid

Biological Activity

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that inhibits cyclooxygenase 1 and cyclooxygenase 2 (IC50 values are 12 and 80 μM respectively). Active isomer of ibuprofen.

Technical Data

Soluble to 100 mM in DMSO and to 100 mM in ethanol
>99 %
Store at RT

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All Tocris products are intended for laboratory research use only.

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Kato et al (2001) Cyclooxygenase-1 and cyclooxygenase-2 selectivity of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: investigation using human peripheral monocytes. J.Pharm.Pharmacol. 53 1679. PMID: 11804398.

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