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Systematic (IUPAC) name
biphenyl-4-ylacetic acid
Clinical data
Legal status
Routes of
CAS Registry Number
ATC code M02
PubChem CID:
DrugBank  YesY
ChemSpider  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C14H12O2
Molecular mass 212.244 g/mol

Felbinac (INN, or biphenylylacetic acid) is a topical medicine, belonging to the family of medicines known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) of the arylpropionic acid class, which is used to treat muscle inflammation and arthritis. It is an active metabolite of fenbufen.[1]


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  • The Merck Index, 12th Edition. 3989
  • Description of Felbinac on Tiscali [1]

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