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Systematic (IUPAC) name
(RS)-2-(4-imidazo[1,2-a]pyridin-2-ylphenyl)propanoic acid
CAS Registry Number  Y
ATC code None
PubChem CID:
ChemSpider  Y
Synonyms Antopen; BRN 0888858; NSC 261037; Ro 07-0582; Y 9213; 2-[4-(1,7-diazabicyclo[4.3.0]nona-2,4,6,8-tetraen-8-yl)phenyl]propanoic acid
Chemical data
Formula C16H14N2O2
Molecular mass 266.295 g/mol

Miroprofen (INN) is an analgesic and NSAID, meaning that it has anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and antiplatelet aggregation activity. Chemically it is a carbocyclic acid and a phenylpropionate.[1]


  1. ^ Mikashima, H.; Goto, K. (Jan 1982). "[Inhibitory effect of 2-(4-(2-imidazo(1,2-a)pyridyl)phenyl) propionic acid (miroprofen) on platelet aggregation and prostaglandin I2 generation (author's transl)].". Yakugaku Zasshi 102 (1): 99–103.  

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