Aminophenazone

Aminopyrine Amidopyrine

Description

Aminophenazone is a pyrazolone with analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic properties but has risk of agranulocytosis. A breath test with 13C-labeled aminopyrine has been used as a non-invasive measure of cytochrome P-450 metabolic activity in liver function tests. It is also used in measuring the total body water in the human body system.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Aminophenazone
N Nervous system → N02 Analgesics → N02B Other analgesics and antipyretics → N02BB Pyrazolones