Drugs which contain pyrrole ring?

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Sep 11, 2017

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Three drugs that contain a pyrrole ring are Atorvastatin, Tolmetin, and Atorolac.

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Pyrrole is a five-membered nitrogen-containing aromatic ring.

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The pyrrole ring is found in many drugs.

Atorvastatin (Lipitor) is a drug known as a statin.

It is often used to control the production of cholesterol in the body.

Here is its structure and its 3D shape.

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Atorvastatin

Tolmetin (Tolectin) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).

It is used primarily to reduce the pain, swelling, and stiffness of arthritis.

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Tolmetin

Ketorolac (Toradol) is an NSAID that is often used to treat eye pain and the itchiness of seasonal allergies.

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Ketorolac

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