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Stereochemistry ACHIRAL
Molecular Formula C13H9F3N2O2
Molecular Weight 282.2185
Optical Activity NONE
Defined Stereocenters 0 / 0
E/Z Centers 0
Charge 0

SHOW SMILES / InChI
Structure of NIFLUMIC ACID

SMILES

c1cc(cc(c1)Nc2c(cccn2)C(=O)O)C(F)(F)F

InChI

InChIKey=JZFPYUNJRRFVQU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
InChI=1S/C13H9F3N2O2/c14-13(15,16)8-3-1-4-9(7-8)18-11-10(12(19)20)5-2-6-17-11/h1-7H,(H,17,18)(H,19,20)

HIDE SMILES / InChI
Niflumic acid belongs to the group of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, and joint and muscular pain. Its mechanism of action is believed to be based on selective inhibition of cycloxygenases-2 that results in antipyretic, analgesic, and anti-inflammatory effects. In addition to these effects on prostaglandin synthesis, it has been shown to act as a positive allosteric modulator on α1β2γ2 and as a negative modulator on α6β2 and α6β2γ2 (and α1β2) GABAA receptors. In addition, was reported, that niflumic acid blocked T-type calcium channels. It is available for clinical use in several European countries.

Approval Year

Targets

Targets

Primary TargetPharmacologyConditionPotency
Target ID: P35354
Gene ID: 5743.0
Gene Symbol: PTGS2
Target Organism: Homo sapiens (Human)
0.1 µM [IC50]
Conditions

Conditions

ConditionModalityTargetsHighest PhaseProduct
Primary
niflamol

Approved Use

Unknown
Palliative
Unknown

Approved Use

Unknown
PubMed

PubMed

TitleDatePubMed
Cyclooxygenase-2 protein and prostaglandin E(2) production are up-regulated in a rat bladder inflammation model.
2001 Apr 13
Evidence for two mechanisms of amino acid osmolyte release from hippocampal slices.
2001 Aug
The disulfonic stilbene DIDS and the marine poison maitotoxin activate the same two types of endogenous cation conductance in the cell membrane of Xenopus laevis oocytes.
2001 Aug
Niflumic acid reduces the hyperpolarization-activated current (I(h)) in rod photoreceptor cells.
2001 Aug
Key role for constitutive cyclooxygenase-2 of MDCK cells in basal signaling and response to released ATP.
2001 Aug
Activation of alpha 6 GABAA receptors on depolarized cerebellar parallel fibers elicits glutamate release through anion channels.
2001 Dec
Niflumic acid modulates uncoupled substrate-gated conductances in the human glutamate transporter EAAT4.
2001 Jul 1
Chloride channel antagonists perturb growth and morphology of Neurospora crassa.
2001 Jul 24
Role of chloride in constriction of descending vasa recta by angiotensin II.
2001 Jun
Afterhyperpolarization current in myenteric neurons of the guinea pig duodenum.
2001 May
Aluminum activates a citrate-permeable anion channel in the aluminum-sensitive zone of the maize root apex. A comparison between an aluminum- sensitive and an aluminum-resistant cultivar.
2001 May
Chloride channels regulate HIT cell volume but cannot fully account for swelling-induced insulin secretion.
2001 May
Retrospective analysis of drug-induced urticaria and angioedema: a survey of 2287 patients.
2001 Nov
Ca2+-dependent membrane currents in vascular smooth muscle cells of the rabbit.
2001 Oct 12
Volume-activated trimethylamine oxide efflux in red blood cells of spiny dogfish (Squalus acanthias).
2001 Sep
Fenamates: a novel class of reversible gap junction blockers.
2001 Sep
Spontaneous Ca2+ activated Cl- currents in isolated urethral smooth muscle cells.
2001 Sep
Multiple transport functions of a red blood cell anion exchanger, tAE1: its role in cell volume regulation.
2001 Sep 1
Synthesis, spectral studies and anti-inflammatory activity of glycolamide esters of niflumic acid as potential prodrugs.
2002
The non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug niflumic acid inhibits Candida albicans growth.
2002
Enhancement of HCO(3)(-) permeability across the apical membrane of bovine corneal endothelium by multiple signaling pathways.
2002 Apr
Mechanism of n-butyrate uptake in the human proximal colonic basolateral membranes.
2002 Apr
Calcium and calcium-activated currents in vagotomized rat primary vagal afferent neurons.
2002 Apr 15
The DC electrical-field-induced Ca(2+) response and growth stimulation of multicellular tumor spheroids are mediated by ATP release and purinergic receptor stimulation.
2002 Aug 15
Characterisation of the ionic currents in freshly isolated rat ureter smooth muscle cells: evidence for species-dependent currents.
2002 Dec
TRPC4 currents have properties similar to the pacemaker current in interstitial cells of Cajal.
2002 Dec
Comparative inhibitory effects of niflumic acid and novel synthetic derivatives on the rat isolated stomach fundus.
2002 Feb
Dual effect of blocking agents on Ca2+-activated Cl(-) currents in rabbit pulmonary artery smooth muscle cells.
2002 Feb 15
Stimulation of the BK(Ca) channel in cultured smooth muscle cells of human trachea by magnolol.
2002 Jan
Comparison of the osmolyte transport properties induced by trAE1 versus IClswell in Xenopus oocytes.
2002 Jan 1
Swelling-activated taurine and creatine effluxes from rat cortical astrocytes are pharmacologically distinct.
2002 Jan 15
Inhibition of gap junction hemichannels by chloride channel blockers.
2002 Jan 15
Role of Ca2+-activated Cl- channels and MLCK in slow IJP in opossum esophageal smooth muscle.
2002 Jul
Disparity between ionic mediators of volume regulation and apoptosis in N1E 115 mouse neuroblastoma cells.
2002 Jul 12
The role of prostaglandin E2 in the immunopathogenesis of experimental pulmonary tuberculosis.
2002 Jun
Control of descending vasa recta pericyte membrane potential by angiotensin II.
2002 Jun
Thermodynamic origin of the solubility profile of drugs showing one or two maxima against the polarity of aqueous and nonaqueous mixtures: niflumic acid and caffeine.
2002 Mar
Activation thresholds of K(V), BK andCl(Ca) channels in smooth muscle cells in pial precapillary arterioles.
2002 Mar-Apr
Inhibition of mycophenolic acid glucuronidation by niflumic acid in human liver microsomes.
2002 May
A Ca(2+)-inhibited non-selective cation conductance contributes to pacemaker currents in mouse interstitial cell of Cajal.
2002 May 1
D2-like dopamine receptors promote interactions between calcium and chloride channels that diminish rod synaptic transfer in the salamander retina.
2002 May-Jun
[BK channels play an important role as a negative feedback mechanism in the regulation of spontaneous rhythmic contraction of urinary bladder smooth muscles].
2002 Nov
Anion channels influence ECC by modulating L-type Ca(2+) channel in ventricular myocytes.
2002 Nov
Fenamate-induced enhancement of heterologously expressed HERG currents in Xenopus oocytes.
2002 Oct 11
Characterization of norepinephrine-evoked inward currents in interstitial cells isolated from the rabbit urethra.
2002 Sep
Separation of two Cl(-) currents in cultured human and murine mesangial cells: biophysical and pharmacological characteristics of I(Cl.vol) and I(Cl.Ca).
2002 Sep-Oct
The Entamoeba histolytica EhPgp5 (MDR-like) protein induces swelling of the trophozoites and alters chloride-dependent currents in Xenopus laevis oocytes.
2002 Spring
Ca2+-activated Cl- current in cultured myenteric neurons from murine proximal colon.
2003 Apr
Ca2+-activated Cl- channels in corpus cavernosum smooth muscle: a novel mechanism for control of penile erection.
2003 Jan
Effects of osmotic changes on the chemoreceptor cell of rat carotid body.
2003 Jan 15
Patents

Patents

Sample Use Guides

Unknown
Route of Administration: Oral
Niflumic acid (100 uM) inhibits not only IL-13-induced goblet cell hyperplasia but also airway hyperresponsiveness and eosinophilic infiltration. IL-13 instillation markedly enhanced the expression of MUC5AC mRNA in the lung, and niflumic acid treatment suppressed IL-13–induced overexpression of MUC5AC. Effects of niflumic acid on MUC5AC expression were also analyzed after single IL-13 instillation, and niflumic acid suppressed overexpression of MUC5AC 24 h after IL-13.
Name Type Language
NIFLUMIC ACID
EP   INN   MART.   MI   WHO-DD  
INN  
Official Name English
UP-83
Code English
NIFLUGEL
Brand Name English
NIFLUMIC ACID [EP]
Common Name English
NIFLUMIC ACID [EP MONOGRAPH]
Common Name English
NIFLUMIC ACID [INN]
Common Name English
UP 83
Code English
NIFLUMIC ACID [MI]
Common Name English
NSC-758196
Code English
NIFLUMIC ACID [MART.]
Common Name English
2-(3-(TRIFLUOROMETHYL)ANILINO)NICOTINIC ACID
Systematic Name English
Classification Tree Code System Code
WHO-ATC M02AA17
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WHO-VATC QM01AX02
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WHO-VATC QM01AX52
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NCI_THESAURUS C257
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WHO-VATC QM02AA17
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WHO-ATC M01AX02
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Code System Code Type Description
INN
2194
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NCI_THESAURUS
C76807
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PUBCHEM
4488
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IUPHAR
2439
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ChEMBL
CHEMBL63323
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MESH
D009544
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RXCUI
7418
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PRIMARY RxNorm
EPA CompTox
4394-00-7
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ECHA (EC/EINECS)
224-516-2
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FDA UNII
4U5MP5IUD8
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EVMPD
SUB09257MIG
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WIKIPEDIA
NIFLUMIC ACID
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CAS
4394-00-7
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MERCK INDEX
M7885
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PRIMARY Merck Index
DRUG CENTRAL
1925
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DRUG BANK
DB04552
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