Table 1: Commercially available topical NSAIDs.

MoleculeClassAdministration

Indomethacin 0.5%Indole acetic acid derivativeTID, QID
Ketorolac tromethamine 0.5%Aryl acetic acid derivativeTID, QID
Bromfenac 0.09%Aryl acetic acid derivativeBID
Nepafenac 0.1%
(prodrug converted to amfenac)
Aryl acetic acid derivativeTID
Diclofenac 0.1%Aryl acetic acid derivativeQID
Flurbiprofen 0.03%Aryl propionic acid derivativesQID
Pranoprofen 0.1%Aryl propionic acid derivativesTID
Piroxicam 0.5%Enolic acid derivativesTID, QID

BID: 2 times a day; TID: 3 times a day; QID: 4 times a day.