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Baclofen (International)

In the US, Baclofen (baclofen systemic) is a member of the drug class skeletal muscle relaxants and is used to treat Alcohol Withdrawal, Cerebral Spasticity, Cervical Dystonia, Chronic Spasticity, Cluster-Tic Syndrome, Dystonia, Hiccups, Huntington's Disease, Migraine Prevention, Muscle Spasm, Muscle Twitching, Neuralgia, Periodic Limb Movement Disorder, Spasticity, Spinal Spasticity, Temporomandibular Joint Disorder and Trigeminal Neuralgia.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Muscle relaxant, centrally acting

Chemical Name

β-(Aminometyl)-p-chlorohydrocinnamic acid (WHO)

Foreign Names

  • Baclofenum (Latin)
  • Baclofen (German)
  • Baclofène (French)
  • Baclofeno (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Baclofen (OS: JAN, USAN, BAN)
  • Baclofene (OS: DCIT)
  • Baclofène (OS: DCF)
  • Baclofen (PH: BP 2018, JP XVII, Ph. Eur. 9, USP 41)
  • Baclofène (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)
  • Baclofenum (PH: Ph. Eur. 9)

Brand Names

  • Apo-Baclofen
    Apotex, Australia; Apotex, Canada; Apotex, Hong Kong; Apotex, Singapore
  • Bacfen
    Mesmer, India; Taiwan Biotech, Taiwan
  • Baclodrint
    Drintefa, Peru
  • Baclofen
    Apex, Bangladesh; Teuto Brasileiro, Brazil; Actavis UK, United Kingdom; Aguettant, United Kingdom; Concordia, United Kingdom; Generics UK, United Kingdom
  • Baclofen - Polpharma 10mg
    Medana, Bulgaria; Polpharma, Bulgaria
  • Baclofen - Polpharma 25mg
    Medana, Bulgaria; Polpharma, Bulgaria
  • Baclofen Actavis
    Actavis, Hong Kong
  • Baclofen Aguettant
    Aguettant, Belgium
  • Baclofen AL
    Aliud Pharma, Germany
  • Baclofen al delta
    Delta Pharma, Egypt
  • Baclofen Astar
    Astar, Taiwan
  • Baclofen Aurobindo
    Aurobindo, Netherlands
  • Baclofen Central Procurement
    Central Procurement & Supplies Unit, Malta
  • Baclofen Chen Ho
    Chen Ho, Taiwan
  • Baclofen Cherubino
    Cherubino, Malta
  • Baclofen dura
    Mylan dura, Germany
  • Baclofen G.E.S.
    Ges Genericos, Spain
  • Baclofen Generics
    Generics UK, Malta
  • Baclofen Johnson
    Johnson, Taiwan
  • Baclofen Meduna 0,05 mg/ml
    Sintetica, Austria; Sintetica, Germany
  • Baclofen Meduna 0,5 mg/ml
    Sintetica, Austria; Sintetica, Germany
  • Baclofen Meduna 2 mg/ml
    Sintetica, Austria; Sintetica, Germany
  • Baclofen Meduna Intrathekal
    LENIS, Slovenia
  • Baclofen Mylan
    Mylan, Belgium; Mylan, Netherlands
  • Baclofen Onelink
    Onelink, New Zealand
  • Baclofen P & D
    P & D, Malta
  • Baclofen Pharmadica
    Pharmadica, Thailand
  • Baclofen Polpharma
    Polpharma, Slovakia; Sanolabor, Slovenia; Zaklady Farmaceutyczne Polpharma, Czech Republic; Polpharma, Poland
  • Baclofen Pro Doc
    Pro Doc, Canada
  • Baclofen Sandoz
    Sandoz, Netherlands
  • Baclofen Sanis Health
    Sanis Health, Canada
  • Baclofen Sint 0.05mg/1ml
    Sintetica, Switzerland
  • Baclofen Sint 10mg/20ml
    Sintetica, Switzerland
  • Baclofen Sint 10mg/5ml
    Sintetica, Switzerland
  • Baclofen Sint 40mg/20ml
    Sintetica, Switzerland
  • Baclofen Sintetica
    Sintetica, Norway
  • Baclofen Siu Guan
    Siu Guan, Taiwan
  • Baclofen SUN
    SUN Pharmaceuticals Germany, Germany
  • Baclofen Teligent
    Teligent, Canada
  • Baclofen Teuto
    Teuto Brasileiro, Brazil
  • Baclofen Teva
    Sanolabor, Slovenia; Teva Nederland, Netherlands
  • Baclofen Yung Chi
    Yung Chi, Taiwan
  • Baclofène Aguettant
    Aguettant, France
  • Baclofene Bioindustria Lim
    Bioindustria Lim, Malta
  • Baclofène Sun
    SUN Pharma, France
  • Baclofène Zentiva
    Sanofi-Aventis, France
  • Baclofen-neuraxpharm 10mg
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Baclofen-neuraxpharm 25mg
    neuraxpharm Arzneimittel, Germany
  • Baclofeno
    Drintefa, Peru
  • Baclofeno Cevallos
    Cevallos, Argentina
  • Baclofeno Generis
    Generis, Portugal
  • Baclofeno Sun
    Sun, Spain
  • Baclofeno União Qumíca
    União Química, Brazil
  • Baclofen-Pol 10 mg
    Polpharma, Hungary
  • Baclofen-Pol 25 mg
    Polpharma, Hungary
  • Baclofen-ratiopharm
    ratiopharm, Germany
  • Baclon
    Orion, Bangladesh; Schering, Taiwan; União Química, Brazil
  • Baclopar
    Gerard, Ireland
  • Baclopert 10mg
    Dispert, Uruguay
  • Baclopert 25mg
    Dispert, Uruguay
  • Baclorax
    Mediceena, Pakistan
  • Baclosal
    Polpharma, Lithuania; Polpharma, Latvia
  • Baclosal 10
    Trima, Israel
  • Baclosal 25
    Trima, Israel
  • Baclosan
    Polpharma, Georgia; Polpharma, Russian Federation
  • Baclospas
    Excelsior, Taiwan
  • Bacmax
    Biomax, India
  • Bacone
    Hwang's, Taiwan
  • Bacthecal
    Medicianz Healthcare, Australia
  • Bacton
    Shou Chan, Taiwan
  • Bafen
    Indeco, Argentina; Swiss Pharm, Taiwan
  • Baklofen Alternova
    Alternova, Denmark; Alternova, Sweden
  • Baklofen Bluefish
    Bluefish Pharma, Sweden
  • Baklofen Mylan
    Mylan, Denmark; Mylan, Iceland; Mylan, Norway; Mylan, Sweden
  • Balax
    Yu Sheng, Taiwan
  • Beclo
    Opsonin, Bangladesh
  • Beclotab
    Werrick, Pakistan
  • Beclovan
    Aristopharma, Bangladesh
  • Bio-Baclofen
    Biotech Laboratories, South Africa
  • Cetril
    Royal Pharma, Chile
  • Clofen
    Alphapharm, Australia
  • Colmifen
    Remedica, Cyprus; Remedica, Singapore
  • Diafen
    Celsius, Paraguay; Farmac. Latina, Peru; Medisumi, Ecuador
  • Diafen 10mg
    Celsius, Uruguay
  • Diafen 25mg
    Celsius, Uruguay
  • Espast
    Quimica Suiza, Peru
  • Fenisal
    MacroPhar, Thailand
  • Fenobac
    Eskayef, Bangladesh
  • Flexibac
    Beacon, Bangladesh
  • Gabalon
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan
  • Gabalon 0.005%
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan
  • Gabalon 0.05%
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan
  • Gabalon 0.2%
    Daiichi Sankyo, Japan
  • Gablofen
    Piramal, Netherlands; Piramal, United States
  • Isedis
    Lafedar, Argentina
  • Larobac
    Laropharm, Georgia
  • Legafen
    Yuan Chou, Taiwan
  • Liobac
    Sriprasit Pharma, Thailand
  • Lionova
    Alternova, Denmark; Alternova, Norway; Orifarm Generics, Sweden
  • Lioresal
    Beijing Novartis Pharma Co., Ltd., China; Central Procurement & Supplies Unit, Malta; CIBA, Kuwait; IFET, Greece; Mephico, Lebanon; Novartis, Bangladesh; Novartis, Belgium; Novartis, Bahrain; Novartis, Colombia; Novartis, Denmark; Novartis, Finland; Novartis, Hong Kong; Novartis, Croatia (Hrvatska); Novartis, Indonesia; Novartis, Ireland; Novartis, Latvia; Novartis, Netherlands; Novartis, Norway; Novartis, New Zealand; Novartis, Pakistan; Novartis, Poland; Novartis, Portugal; Novartis, Paraguay; Novartis, Sweden; Novartis, Thailand; Novartis, Tunisia; Novartis, Turkey; Novartis, Venezuela; Novartis AH, South Africa; Novartis Consumer Health, Egypt; Novartis Farma, Italy; Novartis Farmaceutica, Spain; Novartis Healthcare, Philippines; Novartis Healthcare A/S, Iceland; Novartis Pharma, Romania; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Canada; Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK, United Kingdom; Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd, Greece; Salus, Slovenia; Saol Therapeutics, United States; Sun Pharma, Japan
  • Liorésal
    Novartis, France; Novartis, Tunisia
  • Lioresal 0.05mg/ml
    Novartis Pharma, Austria; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland
  • Lioresal 10
    Novartis, Argentina; Novartis Pharma, Germany
  • Lioresal 10 mg
    Novartis, Hungary; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland
  • Lioresal 10mg
    Novartis, Israel; Novartis, Luxembourg; Novartis Pharma, Austria
  • Lioresal 10mg/20ml
    Novartis Pharma, Austria; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland
  • Lioresal 10mg/5ml
    Novartis Pharma, Austria; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland
  • Lioresal 25
    Novartis Pharma, Germany
  • Lioresal 25mg
    Emra-Med Arzneimittel, Austria; Eurim-Pharm, Austria; Novartis, Hungary; Novartis, Luxembourg; Novartis Pharma, Austria; Novartis Pharma, Switzerland
  • Lioresal 5
    Novartis Pharma, Germany
  • Lioresal Intrathecal 0.5mg/ml
    Novartis, Luxembourg
  • Lioresal Intrathecal 2mg/ml
    Novartis, Luxembourg
  • Lioresal intrathekal 0,05 mg/1 ml
    Novartis, Luxembourg
  • Lioresyl
    Novartis, Chile
  • Lyflex
    Chemidex Pharma, Cyprus; Chemidex Pharma, United Kingdom
  • Maclofen
    Unifarma, Taiwan
  • Miorel
    Provident Azrneimittel AG, Greece
  • Mylan-Baclofen
    Mylan Pharmaceuticals, Canada
  • Mylobac
    Pharaonia, Egypt
  • Onelaxant
    Apotex, Philippines
  • Pacifen
    Alphapharm, Taiwan; Mylan, New Zealand
  • Parafon DSC
    Johnson & Johnson, India
  • Pharmaclofen 10mg
    Pharmascience, Vietnam
  • Pickton
    Panion & BF, Taiwan
  • PMS-Baclofen
    Pharmascience, Canada; Pharmascience, Malaysia; Pharmascience, Singapore; Pharmascience, Tunisia
  • ratio-Baclofen
    Teva Canada, Canada
  • Rembac
    Monico, Bangladesh
  • Restobac
    General Pharma, Bangladesh
  • Riva-Baclofen
    Laboratoire Riva, Canada
  • Shuane
    Everest, Taiwan
  • Sintetica Baclofen
    Boucher & Muir, Australia
  • Spafen
    RAK, Bangladesh
  • Spinax
    Weidar, China; Weidar, Taiwan
  • Stelax
    Arrow Pharmaceuticals, Australia; Aspen Hong Kong Pty, Hong Kong
  • Sugei
    Pfoshen, Taiwan
  • Teva-Baclofen
    Teva Pharmaceuticals, South Africa
  • Trilaxant
    H & B Pharma, Philippines
  • Vioridon
    Viofar, Greece
  • Zufen
    NingboTeam Pharm, China


BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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