Oxaceprol

(rINN)
Synonyms: Acetylhydroxyproline; C061; Oxacéprol; Oxaceprolum. (−)-1Acetyl-4-hydroxy
Cyrillic synonym: Оксацепрол.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C7H11NO4 = 173.2.
CAS — 33996-33-7.
ATC — D11AX09; M01AX24.
ATC Vet — QD11AX09; QM01AX24.

💊 Profile

Oxaceprol is reported to affect connective tissue metabolism and has been used in dermatology, to promote wound healing, and in rheumatic disorders. Adverse effects have included gastric pain, nausea, diarrhoea, dizziness, headache, and skin rashes.
1. Bauer HW, et al. Oxaceprol is as effective as diclofenac in the therapy of osteoarthritis of the knee and hip. Clin Rheumatol 1999; 18: 4–9
2. Herrmann G, et al. Oxaceprol is a well-tolerated therapy for osteoarthritis with efficacy equivalent to diclofenac. Clin Rheumatol 2000; 19: 99–104.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Arg.: Joint†; Fr.: Jonctum; Ger.: AHP 200; Spain: Tejuntivo. Multi-ingredient: Spain: Robervital.
Published May 08, 2019.