Benfotiamine

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

A11DA03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0022457-89-2

Chemical Formula

C19-H23-N4-O6-P-S

Molecular Weight

466

Therapeutic Category

Vitamin B₁

Chemical Name

Benzenecarbothioic acid, S-[2-[[(4-amino-2-methyl-5-pyrimidinyl)methyl]formylamino]-1-[2-(phosphonooxy)ethyl]-1-propenyl] ester

Foreign Names

  • Benfotiaminum (Latin)
  • Benfotiamin (German)
  • Benfotiamine (French)
  • Benfotiamina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Benfotiamine (OS: DCF, JAN)
  • Benzoylthiaminemonophosphate (IS)
  • CB 8088 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Benfogamma
    Worwag, Slovakia; Wörwag Pharma, Bulgaria; Wörwag Pharma, Czech Republic; Wörwag Pharma, Estonia; Wörwag Pharma, Hungary; Wörwag Pharma, Lithuania; Wörwag Pharma, Latvia; Wörwag Pharma, Poland; Wörwag Pharma, Romania; Wörwag Pharma, Russian Federation
  • Biotamin
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan
  • Biotowa
    Towa Yakuhin, Japan
  • milgamma (Benfotiamine and Cyanocobalamin)
    Worwag, Slovakia; Wörwag Pharma, Bulgaria; Wörwag Pharma, Czech Republic; Wörwag Pharma, Latvia; Wörwag Pharma, Romania
  • milgamma (Benfotiamine and Pyridoxine)
    Mauermann, Serbia; Mauermann-Arzneimittel, Georgia; Solupharm, Georgia; Worwag Pharma, Hong Kong; Wörwag Pharma, Bulgaria; Wörwag Pharma, Germany; Wörwag Pharma, Estonia; Wörwag Pharma, Lithuania; Wörwag Pharma, Latvia; Wörwag Pharma, Poland
  • Milgamma Composition (Benfotiamine and Pyridoxine)
    Wörwag Pharma, Russian Federation
  • milgamma mono
    Wörwag Pharma, Germany
  • milgamma protekt
    Wörwag Pharma, Germany
  • Vitafos (Benfotiamine and Thiamine)
    Swiss Pharm, Taiwan

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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