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In the US, Bromfenac (bromfenac ophthalmic) is a member of the drug class Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.

US matches:



ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


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

[2-amino-3-(p-bromobenzoyl)-phenyl]acetic acid (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Bromfenacum (Latin)
  • Bromfenac (German)
  • Bromf√©nac (French)
  • Bromfenaco (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Xibrom
    Ista, United States
  • Yellox
    Bausch & Lomb IOM, Italy; Croma-Pharma, Lithuania
  • Brofen
    Opso Saline, Bangladesh
  • Bromfenac Sodium Mylan
    Mylan, United States
  • Bromofen
    Ibn Sina, Bangladesh
  • Ocufen
    Square, Bangladesh
  • Prolensa
    Bausch & Lomb, United States
  • Rotarac
    ACI, Bangladesh
  • Xibrofen
    Incepta, Bangladesh
  • Xirofen
    Apex, Bangladesh
  • Xirom
    Aristopharma, Bangladesh
  • Yellox
    Croma Pharma, Hungary; Pharmaswiss, Portugal
  • Bromfenac Na 0.1% Nisshin
    Nisshin Pharmaceutical, Japan
  • Bronuck 0.1%
    Senju Seiyaku, Japan
  • BSH
    Opso Saline, Bangladesh
  • Natax
    Poen, Argentina
  • Yellox
    2care4, Norway; Bausch & Lomb, Denmark; Bausch & Lomb, Sweden; Bausch & Lomb Swiss, Switzerland; Bausch & Lomb UK, United Kingdom; Bausch + Lomb, Netherlands; Chauvin Bausch & Lomb, France; Croma Pharma, Norway; Croma Pharma, Poland; Croma-Pharma, Austria; Croma-Pharma, Romania; Dr. Gerhard Mann, Germany; PharmaSwiss, Croatia (Hrvatska); Valeant, Slovakia


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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