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Carprofen

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0053716-49-7

Chemical Formula

C15-H12-Cl-N-O2

Molecular Weight

274

Therapeutic Categories

Analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory agent

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, NSAID

Chemical Name

9H-Carbazole-2-acetic acid, 6-chloro-α-metyl-, (±)-

Foreign Names

  • Carprofenum (Latin)
  • Carprofen (German)
  • Carprofène (French)
  • Carprofeno (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Carprofen (OS: USAN, BAN)
  • C 5720 (IS)
  • C 8012 (IS)
  • Ro 20-5720/000 (IS)
  • Carprofen (PH: BP vet. 2018)
  • Carprofen for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Carprofenum ad usum veterinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Acticarp [veterinary use]
    Axience, France; Ecuphar, Belgium; Ecuphar, Germany; Ecuphar, Estonia; ECUPHAR NV, United Kingdom
  • Acticarp 50mg/ml dla bydta [veterinary use]
    Ecuphar NV, Poland
  • Acticarp cattle 50mg/ml [veterinary use]
    Ecuphar, Netherlands
  • Acticarp SA 50 mg/ml [veterinary use]
    Ecuphar, Netherlands
  • Austiofen [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Ireland
  • Bomazeal Initialize for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Canicaral vet [veterinary use]
    Faunapharma, Finland; Le Vet, Estonia; Le Vet, Iceland
  • Canidryl [veterinary use]
    Chanelle, Norway; Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, United Kingdom; Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Ireland; Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Iceland; Esteve, Italy; Omnidea, Sweden; WDT, Germany
  • Canidryl 100 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Austria; Gräub, Switzerland
  • Canidryl 100mg dla psow [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Canidryl 100mg for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals, Israel
  • Canidryl 20 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Austria; Gräub, Switzerland
  • Canidryl 20mg dla psow [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Canidryl 50 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Austria; Gräub, Switzerland
  • Canidryl 50mg dla psow [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals, Poland
  • Canidryl für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Rebopharm, Germany
  • Canidryl pour chiens [veterinary use]
    Osalia, France
  • Carporal [veterinary use]
    Le Vet Beheer, Ireland; Le Vet Pharma B.V., United Kingdom
  • Carporal 100mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    AST, Netherlands
  • Carporal 160 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Austria
  • Carporal 20mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    AST, Netherlands
  • Carporal 40 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Austria
  • Carporal 50 mg/ml voor honden en katten [veterinary use]
    AST, Netherlands
  • Carporal 50 mg/ml voor runderen [veterinary use]
    AST, Netherlands
  • Carporal 50mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    AST, Netherlands
  • Carporal Vet. 160mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Netherlands
  • Carporal Vet. 40mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Netherlands
  • Carprieve [veterinary use]
    Bayer Vital, Germany; Norbrook, New Zealand; Norbrook, United States; Norbrook Laboratories, Estonia; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom; Norbrook Laboratories, Ireland; Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Carprieve 100 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratories, Austria
  • Carprieve 100mg for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel; Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Carprieve 20mg for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel; Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Carprieve 5% [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Carprieve 50mg for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel; Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Carprieve Bovins [veterinary use]
    Bayer Santé Animale, France
  • Carprieve Chiens-Chats [veterinary use]
    Bayer Santé Animale, France
  • Carprieve for Cattle [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel
  • Carprieve LA [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, New Zealand
  • Carprocow 50 mg/ml voor rundvee [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Carprodolor [veterinary use]
    Faunapharma, Finland; Le Vet, Belgium; Le Vet, Estonia; Le Vet Beheer, Ireland; Le Vet Pharma B.V., United Kingdom; Virbac, Switzerland
  • Carprodolor 50 mg/ml für Rinder [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Austria
  • Carprodolor 50mg/ml [veterinary use]
    Osalia, France
  • Carprodyl [veterinary use]
    Ceva, Italy; Ceva Animal Health, United Kingdom; Ceva Animal Health, Sweden; Ceva Sante Animale, Ireland; Ceva Santé Animale, Estonia; VetMedic, Finland
  • Carprodyl F [veterinary use]
    Ceva, Belgium; Ceva Santé Animale, France
  • Carprodyl F 100mg dla psow [veterinary use]
    Ceva Animal Health, Poland
  • Carprodyl F 100mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Ceva Sante Animale, Netherlands
  • Carprodyl F 20mg dla psow [veterinary use]
    Ceva Animal Health, Poland
  • Carprodyl F 20mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Ceva Sante Animale, Netherlands
  • Carprodyl F 50mg dla psow [veterinary use]
    Ceva Animal Health, Poland
  • Carprodyl F 50mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Ceva Sante Animale, Netherlands
  • Carprodyl Quadri [veterinary use]
    Ceva Santé Animale, Estonia
  • Carprodyl Quadri 120 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Ceva Santé Animale, Austria
  • Carprodyl Quadri 120mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Ceva Sante Animale, Netherlands
  • Carprodyl Quadri 50 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Ceva Santé Animale, Austria
  • Carprodyl Quadri 50mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Ceva Sante Animale, Netherlands
  • Carprofelican [veterinary use]
    Faunapharma, Finland; Le Vet, Estonia; Le Vet, Iceland; Le Vet Beheer, Ireland; Le Vet Pharma B.V., United Kingdom
  • Carprofelican 50 mg/ml für Hunde und Katzen [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Austria
  • Carprofelican 50 mg/ml voor honden en katten [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Netherlands
  • Carprofen for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Accord Healthcare, United States; Apex Laboratories, Australia; Belcher Pharmaceuticals, United States; Putney, United States
  • Carprofen Krka [veterinary use]
    Krka, Ireland
  • Carprogesic [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Italy; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom; Norbrook Laboratories, Ireland
  • Carprogesic 100mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Carprogesic 20mg [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Carprogesic 50mg [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Carprosan vet [veterinary use]
    Le Vet, Iceland
  • Carprosol [veterinary use]
    CP-Pharma, Ireland
  • Carprosol 50 mg/ml voor honden en katten [veterinary use]
    CP-Pharma, Netherlands
  • Carprosol Hund, Katze [veterinary use]
    CPPharma, Germany
  • Carprosol Rind [veterinary use]
    CPPharma, Germany
  • Carprotab [veterinary use]
    CPPharma, Germany
  • Carprox [veterinary use]
    KRKA, Belgium; KRKA, United Kingdom; KRKA, Ireland; Lavet Pharmaceuticals, Estonia; Virbac, Germany; Virbac, France
  • Carprox 100mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Virbac, Switzerland
  • Carprox 20mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Virbac, Switzerland
  • Carprox 50 mg/ml für Hunde und Katzen [veterinary use]
    Virbac, Switzerland
  • Carprox 50mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Virbac, Switzerland
  • Carprox 50mg/ml pour chiens et chats [veterinary use]
    Virbac, France
  • Dolagis [veterinary use]
    Fort Dodge, Italy; Sogeval, France; Sogeval Laboratoire, Belgium
  • Dolagis 50mg dla psow For dogs [veterinary use]
    Ceva Animal Health, Poland
  • Dolocarp [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Germany; aniMedica, Ireland
  • Dolocarp 100 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Austria
  • Dolocarp 100mg dla psow [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Poland
  • Dolocarp 100mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Netherlands
  • Dolocarp 20 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Austria
  • Dolocarp 20mg dla psow [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Poland
  • Dolocarp 20mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Netherlands
  • Dolocarp 50 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Austria
  • Dolocarp 50mg dla psow [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Poland
  • Dolocarp 50mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    aniMedica, Netherlands
  • Dolocarp flavour 100mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Gräub, Switzerland
  • Dolocarp flavour 20mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Gräub, Switzerland
  • Dolocarp flavour 50mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Gräub, Switzerland
  • Eurofen [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Ireland
  • Ex-Pain [veterinary use]
    Nordpharm, Poland
  • Norocarp [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Italy; Norbrook Laboratories, Belgium; Norbrook Laboratories, Estonia; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom; Norbrook Laboratories, Ireland; N-vet, Sweden; Ufamed, Switzerland; VetMedic, Finland
  • Norocarp 100 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratories, Austria; Ufamed, Switzerland
  • Norocarp 100 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Norocarp 100mg [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel
  • Norocarp 20 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratories, Austria; Ufamed, Switzerland
  • Norocarp 20 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Norocarp 20mg [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands; Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel
  • Norocarp 5% for Cattle [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Norocarp 5.0% [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Norocarp 50 mg [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Norocarp 50 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratories, Austria; Ufamed, Switzerland
  • Norocarp 50 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Norocarp 50 mg/ml für Hunde und Katzen [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratories, Austria
  • Norocarp 50 mg/ml für Rinder [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratories, Austria
  • Norocarp 50 mg/ml voor honden en katten [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Norocarp Chiens [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratories, Belgium
  • Norocarp for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, South Africa
  • Norocarp for small Animal [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel
  • Norodyl [veterinary use]
    Norbrook, Norway; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Novox [veterinary use]
    Putney, United States
  • Prolet 20mg for Small Dogs [veterinary use]
    Jurox, Australia
  • Prolet 50mg for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Jurox, Australia
  • Prolet Oral for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Jurox, Australia
  • Reproval [veterinary use]
    Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Rimadyl [veterinary use]
    Orion Pharma Animal Health, Sweden; Pfizer Italia, Italy; Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, Finland; Zoetis, France; Zoetis, United Kingdom; Zoetis, Ireland; Zoetis, New Zealand; Zoetis, United States; Zoetis, South Africa; Zoetis Australia, Australia; Zoetis Belgium, Belgium; Zoetis Belgium, Estonia; Zoetis Deutschland, Germany; Zoetis Finland Oy, Norway
  • Rimadyl 100 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Zoetis Österreich, Austria
  • Rimadyl 100 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, Netherlands
  • Rimadyl 100mg [veterinary use]
    Veterinaire Groothandel Wijchen BV, Netherlands; Zoetis, Israel
  • Rimadyl 100mg for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Rimadyl 20 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Zoetis Österreich, Austria
  • Rimadyl 20 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, Netherlands
  • Rimadyl 20mg [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, Israel
  • Rimadyl 25mg for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Rimadyl 50 mg für Hunde [veterinary use]
    Zoetis Österreich, Austria
  • Rimadyl 50 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Veterinaire Groothandel Wijchen BV, Netherlands; Zoetis, Netherlands
  • Rimadyl 50 mg/ml für Hunde und Katzen [veterinary use]
    Zoetis Österreich, Austria
  • Rimadyl 50 mg/ml voor honden en katten [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, Netherlands
  • Rimadyl 50mg [veterinary use]
    Pfizer, Israel; Zoetis, Israel
  • Rimadyl 50mg/ml dla psow i kotow For dogs and cats [veterinary use]
    Zoetis Polska, Poland
  • Rimadyl 75mg for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Zoetis Australia, Australia
  • Rimadyl bovins [veterinary use]
    Zoetis Belgium, Belgium
  • Rimadyl Bovins 50 mg/ml [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, France
  • Rimadyl Bovis [veterinary use]
    Orion Pharma Animal Health, Sweden; Zoetis, Finland
  • Rimadyl Cattle [veterinary use]
    Zoetis Belgium, Estonia
  • Rimadyl Cattle 50mg/ml For cattle [veterinary use]
    Pfizer, Poland; Wirtz, Netherlands; Zoetis, Netherlands
  • Rimadyl F 100mg [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, France
  • Rimadyl F 20mg [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, France
  • Rimadyl F 50mg [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, France
  • Rimadyl for Dogs [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Rimadyl LA [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, New Zealand
  • Rimadyl Rind [veterinary use]
    Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis Deutschland, Germany
  • Rimifin [veterinary use]
    Albrecht, Germany; Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, United Kingdom; Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Ireland
  • Rimifin 100 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Chanelle, Netherlands
  • Rimifin 100mg [veterinary use]
    Vetoquinol, France
  • Rimifin 20 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Chanelle, Netherlands
  • Rimifin 20mg [veterinary use]
    Vetoquinol, France
  • Rimifin 50 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    Chanelle, Netherlands
  • Rimifin 50mg [veterinary use]
    Vetoquinol, France
  • Rimifin chiens [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals, Belgium
  • Rofeniflex [veterinary use]
    Chanelle Pharmaceuticals Manufacturing, Ireland
  • Rycarfa [veterinary use]
    KRKA, Belgium; KRKA, Estonia; KRKA, United Kingdom; KRKA, Ireland; KRKA, Italy
  • Rycarfa 100 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    KRKA d.d., Novo mesto, Netherlands
  • Rycarfa 20 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    KRKA d.d., Novo mesto, Netherlands
  • Rycarfa 50 mg voor honden [veterinary use]
    KRKA d.d., Novo mesto, Netherlands
  • Rycarfa 50 mg/ml voor honden en katten [veterinary use]
    KRKA d.d., Novo mesto, Netherlands
  • Rycarfa chiens [veterinary use]
    KRKA, Belgium
  • Scanodyl [veterinary use]
    Scan Vet, Poland
  • Scanodyl 20mg [veterinary use]
    Scan Vet, Poland
  • Scanodyl 50mg [veterinary use]
    Scan Vet, Poland
  • Tergive for Dogs, Cats and Horses [veterinary use]
    Parnell, New Zealand; Parnell Australia, Australia
  • Vetprofen DOGS [veterinary use]
    Belcher Pharmaceuticals, United States

Glossary

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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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