|Title:||Pharmaceutical preparation and method of treatment|
|Abstract:||5-Methylisoxazole-4-carboxylic acid-(4-trifluoromethyl)-anilide and a process for its preparation is described. The compound has an antirheumatic, antiphlogistic, antipyretic and analgesic action, and can be used for the treatment of multiple sclerosis.|
|Inventor(s):||Kammerer; Friedrich-Johannes (Hochheim am Main, DE), Schleyerbach; Rudolf (Hofheim am Taunus, DE)|
|Assignee:||Hoechst Aktiengesellschaft (Frankfurt am Main, DE)|
1. A method for the treatment of inflammation, rheumatism or multiple sclerosis which comprises administering to a patient suffering therefrom an effective amount of
5-methylisoxazole-4-carboxylic acid-4-trifluoromethylanilide of the formula ##STR6##
2. An antirheumatic, antiphlogistic, antipyretic or analgesic composition containing an effective amount of 5-methylisoxazole-4-carboxylic acid-4-trifluoromethylanilide of the formula ##STR7## in admixture or conjunction with a pharmaceutically acceptable excipient or diluent.