Diflunisal

Diflunisal

(Science: chemical) 2',4'-difluoro-4-hydroxy-(1,1'-biphenyl)-3-carboxylic acid. A salicylate derivative and anti-inflammatory analgesic with actions and side effects similar to those of aspirin.

Pharmacological action: non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents, cyclooxygenase inhibitors.

chemical name: (1,1'-Biphenyl)-3-carboxylic acid, 2',4'-difluoro-4-hydroxy-

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