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Flunixin

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

Scheme

Rec.INN

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0038677-85-9

Chemical Formula

C14-H11-F3-N2-O2

Molecular Weight

296

Therapeutic Categories

Analgesic, antipyretic and anti-inflammatory agent

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, NSAID

Chemical Name

3-Pyridinecarboxylic acid, 2-[[2-metyl-3-(trifluorometyl)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. 2015, USP 38)
  • Flunixin meglumine for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Flunixini megluminum ad usum veterinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Cronyxin (veterinary use)
    Cross Vetpharm, Poland
  • Fertagyl Cattle (veterinary use)
    Essex Tierarznei, Poland
  • Finadyne (veterinary use)
    Intervet Ireland, Ireland; Intervet SA MSD, South Africa
  • Flunazine (veterinary use)
    Cross Vetpharm Group, Ireland
  • Flunimeg (veterinary use)
    Scan Vet, Poland
  • Flunixin (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories, Ireland
  • Hexasol (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, South Africa
  • 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; Laboratorios Calier, Netherlands
  • Norixin (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Oxycomplex (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Cross Vetpharm, United Kingdom
  • Resflor (Flunixin and Florfenicole (veterinary use))
    Intervet, Netherlands; Schering-Ploug Europe, Poland; Intervet SA MSD, South Africa
  • Vetixin 5% (veterinary use)
    Bimeda, United Kingdom
  • Wellicox (veterinary use)
    Coophavet, Belgium
  • Alivios (veterinary use)
    Fatro, Italy
  • Antalzen (veterinary use)
    Virbac, France
  • Banamine (veterinary use)
    Intervet, United States
  • Bedozane (veterinary use)
    Eurovet Animal Health, Netherlands
  • Caleflunix (veterinary use)
    Caledonian Holdings, New Zealand; Caledonian Holdings Distribution, Australia
  • Covunil (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Merial, France
  • Cronyxin (veterinary use)
    Albrecht, Germany; Bimeda, Netherlands; Bimeda Animal Health, Ireland; Ceva Animal Health, Sweden; Cross Vetpharm, Belgium; Cross Vetpharm, United Kingdom
  • Emdofluxin (veterinary use)
    Emdoka, Belgium
  • Equibos (veterinary use)
    Serumber, Germany
  • Equimine (veterinary use)
    Bio98, Italy
  • Equinixin (veterinary use)
    Bayer, Germany; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Finadyne (veterinary use)
    D-Vett, Netherlands; Intervet, Austria; Intervet, Belgium; Intervet, United Kingdom; Intervet, Italy; Intervet, Netherlands; Intervet, Sweden; MSD, Germany; MSD Animal, Norway; MSD Animal Health, Australia; MSD Animal Health, Switzerland; MSD Animal Health, Finland; Schering-Plough, Israel; Schering-Plough Ltd, United Kingdom; MSD Santé Animale Intervet, France
  • Finadyne RPS (veterinary use)
    MSD, Germany
  • Finoxaline (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    MSD Santé Animale Intervet, France
  • Flogend (veterinary use)
    Intervet, Italy
  • Flumav (veterinary use)
    Mavlab, Australia
  • Flunamine (veterinary use)
    Bayer, Italy
  • Flunazine (veterinary use)
    Cross Vetpharm Group, United States
  • Flunazine-S (veterinary use)
    Cross Vetpharm Group, United States
  • Flunidol 5% (veterinary use)
    CPPharma, Germany
  • Flunidol RPS (veterinary use)
    CPPharma, Germany
  • Flunifen (veterinary use)
    Ceva, Italy
  • Fluniject (veterinary use)
    Axience, France
  • Flunipig (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Fluniveto (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories, Belgium
  • Flunix (veterinary use)
    Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia
  • Flu-Nix (veterinary use)
    Agri Laboratories, United States
  • Flunixil (veterinary use)
    Ilium Veterinary Products, Australia
  • Fluniximin (veterinary use)
    Gräub, Switzerland
  • Flunixin (veterinary use)
    Bayer, Germany; Norbrook, Austria; Norbrook, Netherlands; Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel; VetMedic, Finland
  • flunixin 5% Norbrook (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories, Austria; Vetoquinol, Italy
  • Flunixin Biovet (veterinary use)
    Biovet, Norway
  • Flunixin Meglumine Bayer (veterinary use)
    Bayer Animal Health, United States
  • Flunixin Meglumine Zoetis (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, United States
  • Flunixin Norbrook (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Norway; Norbrook, New Zealand; Norbrook, United States; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom; Norbrook Laboratories, Ireland
  • Flunixin N-Vet (veterinary use)
    N-vet, Sweden
  • Flunixine (veterinary use)
    Bayer Santé Animale, France
  • Flunixine 5% Norbrook (veterinary use)
    Bayer Santé Animale, France
  • Flunixine Biokema (veterinary use)
    Biokema, Switzerland
  • Flunixin-S Norbrook (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, United States
  • Flunixon (veterinary use)
    Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Flunixyl (veterinary use)
    Audevard, France
  • Flurazin (veterinary use)
    Ceva, Belgium; Ceva, Netherlands
  • Fluvex (veterinary use)
    SP Veterinaria, Belgium; SP Veterinaria, Netherlands; Unione Commerc Lombarda, Italy
  • Fluximine (veterinary use)
    Bayer Australia Ltd Animal Health, Australia; Bayer New Zealand, New Zealand
  • Genixine (veterinary use)
    Coophavet, France
  • Hexasol (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Norbrook, United States; Norbrook Laboratoires Ltd., Israel
  • Hexasol LA (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Norbrook Laboratories, Ireland; Norbrook Laboratories Australia, Australia
  • Meflosyl (veterinary use)
    Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Zoetis, Switzerland; Zoetis, Germany; Zoetis, France; Zoetis, Italy; Zoetis Belgium, Belgium; Zoetis Österreich, Austria; Zoetis, Finland
  • Meglufen (veterinary use)
    Izo, Italy
  • Niglumine (veterinary use)
    Calier, Italy; Laboratorios Calier, Austria; Laboratorios Calier, Belgium
  • Norflunix (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Italy
  • Norixin (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, Netherlands
  • Oxycomplex (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Bimeda Animal Health, Ireland
  • Oxyflex (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Scan Vet, Poland
  • Phlogoxin (veterinary use)
    Selecta, Germany
  • Pyroflam (veterinary use)
    Norbrook, South Africa; Norbrook Laboratories, United Kingdom
  • Resflam (Flunixin and Oxytetracycline (veterinary use))
    Norbrook Laboratories, Ireland
  • Resflor (Flunixin and Florfenicole (veterinary use))
    Intervet, Austria; Intervet, United Kingdom; Intervet, Italy; Intervet Ireland, Ireland; MSD, Germany; MSD Animal, Norway; MSD Animal Health, Switzerland; Vet Pharma Friesoythe, Israel; MSD Animal Health, Finland; MSD Santé Animale Intervet, France
  • Resflor bovins (Flunixin and Florfenicole (veterinary use))
    Intervet, Belgium
  • Resflor Gold (Flunixin and Florfenicole (veterinary use))
    Intervet, United States
  • Wellicox (veterinary use)
    Coophavet, France; Coophavet, Netherlands; Merial, Germany; Merial Norden, Sweden

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
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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