In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.



CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory agent

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, NSAID

Chemical Name

3-Pyridinecarboxylic acid, 2-[[2-methyl-3-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]amino]-

Foreign Names

  • Flunixinum (Latin)
  • Flunixin (German)
  • Flunixine (French)
  • Flunixino (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Flunixin (OS: BAN, USAN)
  • Sch 14714 (IS: Schering)
  • Flunixin Meglumine (OS: USAN, BANM)
  • Flunixine, comp. with N-methylglucamine (IS)
  • Sch 14714 Meglumine (IS: Schering)
  • Flunixin Meglumine (PH: BP vet. 2011, USP 34)
  • Flunixin meglumine for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)
  • Flunixini megluminum ad usum veterinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 7)

Brand Names

  • Cronyxin (veterinary use)
    Cross Vetpharm, Poland
  • Fertagyl (veterinary use)
    Essex Tierarznei, Poland
  • Flunimeg (veterinary use)
    Scan Vet, Poland
  • Hexasol LA (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Meflosyl (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, United Kingdom
  • Niglumine (veterinary use)
    Calier Polska, Poland
  • Norixin (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Oxycomplex (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Cross Vetpharm, United Kingdom
  • Resflor (Flunixin and Florfenicole (veterinary use))
    Intervet, United Kingdom; Schering-Plough, Poland
  • Alivios (veterinary use)
    Fatro, Italy
  • Avlezan (veterinary use)
    Virbac, France
  • Banamine (veterinary use)
    Intervet, United States; Schering-Plough Animal Health, United States
  • Bedozane (veterinary use)
    Eurovet, Belgium; Eurovet, Netherlands
  • Binixin (veterinary use)
    Bayer Animal, Netherlands; Bayer Animal Health, Belgium; Bayer Animal Health, United Kingdom; Bayer Animal Health, Luxembourg
  • Covunil (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Merial, France
  • Cronyxin (veterinary use)
    Bimeda, United Kingdom; Bimeda, Ireland; CEVA Vetpharma, Sweden
  • Equibos (veterinary use)
    Serumber, Germany
  • Equinixin (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Finadyne (veterinary use)
    Galena, Finland; Intervet, Austria; Intervet, Germany; Intervet, France; Intervet, Norway; Intervet, Sweden; Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health, Australia; Schering-Plough Animal, Luxembourg; Schering-Plough Animal Health, Belgium; Schering-Plough Animal Health, South Africa; Schering-Plough Ltd, United Kingdom; Schering-Plough Vet, Italy; Schering-Plough Vet, Netherlands; Veterinaria, Switzerland
  • Finoxaline (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Intervet, France
  • Flogend (veterinary use)
    Intervet, Italy
  • Flumav (veterinary use)
    Mavlab, Australia
  • Flunamine (veterinary use)
    Bayer Sanità Animale, Italy
  • Flunazine (veterinary use)
    Cross Vetpharm Group, United States
  • Flunidol (veterinary use)
    CPPharma, Germany
  • Flunifen (veterinary use)
    Vetem, Italy
  • Fluniveto (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories, Luxembourg; V.M.D, Belgium
  • Flunix (veterinary use)
    Bomac, New Zealand; Bomac Animal Health, Australia
  • Flu-Nix (veterinary use)
    Agri Laboratories, United States
  • Flunixil (veterinary use)
    Ilium Veterinary Products, Australia
  • Fluniximin (veterinary use)
    Gräub, Switzerland
  • Flunixin Meglumine (veterinary use)
    Fort Dodge Animale Health, United States; IVX, United States
  • Flunixin Norbrook (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Austria
  • Flunixin N-Vet (veterinary use)
    N-vet, Sweden
  • Flunixin (veterinary use)
    Axience, France; Biovet, Norway; Norbrook, New Zealand; Norbrook, United States; Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom; VAAS, Italy; Vet Medic, Finland
  • Flunixine (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Flunixine Biokema (veterinary use)
    Biokema, Switzerland
  • Flunixon (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Fluximine (veterinary use)
    Bomac, New Zealand; Bomac Animal Health, Australia
  • Genixine (veterinary use)
    Coophavet, France
  • Hexasol LA (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Hexasol (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, United States; Norbrook, South Africa; Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel
  • Meflosyl (veterinary use)
    Fort Dodge, Austria; Fort Dodge, Belgium; Fort Dodge, Italy; Fort Dodge, Netherlands; Fort Dodge Laboratories, Israel; Interchem, Ireland; Pfizer Animal Health, Switzerland; Pfizer GmbH Tiergesundheit, Germany; Pfizer Santé Animale, France; Scanvet, Finland
  • Niglumine (veterinary use)
    Bio98, Italy; Qalian, France
  • Oxyflex (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Scan Vet, Poland
  • Paraflunixin (veterinary use)
    IDT, Germany; Vetochas, Germany
  • Pyroflam (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, South Africa
  • Resflor (Flunixin and Florfenicole (veterinary use))
    Essex Tierarzneimittel, Germany; Intervet, Austria; Intervet, France; Intervet, Norway; Intervet, United States; Schering-Plough Animal, Luxembourg; Veterinaria, Switzerland

International Drug Name Search


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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