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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 Names

(+/-)-4-Cyclohexyl-alpha-metyl-1-naphtaleneacetic acid (WHO)

(RS)-2-(4-Cyclohexyl-1-naphtyl)propionic acid (BAN)

Naphtaleneacetic acid, 4-cyclohexyl-alpha-metyl-, (+/-)- (USAN)

Foreign Names

  • Vedaprofenum (Latin)
  • Vedaprofen (German)
  • V├ędaprofene (French)
  • Vedaprofeno (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Vedaprofen (OS: BAN, USAN, JAN)
  • CERM 10202 (IS: PCAS)
  • PM 150 (IS: Intervet)
  • Vedaprofen (PH: BP vet. 2015)
  • Vedaprofen for veterinary use (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)
  • Vedaprofenum ad usum veterinarium (PH: Ph. Eur. 8)

Brand Names

  • Quadrisol (veterinary use)
    Intervet, Poland; Orion Pharma Animal Health, Sweden; Pfizer Animal Health, Netherlands; Zoetis, Germany; Zoetis, France; Zoetis, United Kingdom; Zoetis Belgium, Austria; Zoetis Finland Oy, Norway; Zoetis, Finland


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

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