Product Information

Product NameNimesulide
Cas NO51803-78-2
Molecular Weight308.308
Molecular formulaC13H12N2O5S
Therap.Cat : Nimesulide is a nonsteroidal arylsulfonamide with anti-inflammatory properties. Nimesulide inhibits the cyclooxygenase-mediated conversion of arachidonic acid to pro-inflammatory prostaglandins.
Nimesulide is a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) with relative specificity for COX-2 that is not available in the United States, but is used widely in other countries in the treatment of acute pain.