Naproxen sodium

Discontinued Product

Naproxen sodium (Cat. No. 2655) has been withdrawn from sale for commercial reasons.
Description: Cyclooxygenase inhibitor
Chemical Name: (2S)-2-(6-Methoxy-2-naphthyl)propanoic acid sodium salt
Purity: ≥99% (HPLC)
Literature (3)

Biological Activity for Naproxen sodium

Naproxen sodium is a non-selective cyclooxygenase (COX) inhibitor that displays anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and analgesic effects. Has a neuroprotective role against colchicine-induced cognitive impairment and oxidative stress.

Technical Data for Naproxen sodium

M. Wt 252.24
Formula C14H13NaO3
Storage Desiccate at RT
Purity ≥99% (HPLC)
CAS Number 26159-34-2
PubChem ID 23681059
Smiles [Na+].COC1=CC=C2C=C(C=CC2=C1)[C@H](C)C([O-])=O

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References for Naproxen sodium

References are publications that support the biological activity of the product.

Sutton (1996) Naproxen sodium. J.Am.Pharm.Assoc. (Wash) NS36 633 PMID: 8952250

Dhir et al (2006) Protective effect of naproxen (non-selective COX-inhibitor) or rofe. (selective COX-2 inhibitor) on immobilization stress-induced behavioral and biochemical alterations in mice. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 535 192 PMID: 16522321

Kumar et al (2006) Differential effects of cyclooxygenase inhibitors on intracerebroventricular colchicine-induced dysfunction and oxidative stress in rats. Eur.J.Pharmacol. 551 58 PMID: 17027965

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