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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Vitamin B₁

Chemical Name

4-N-(4-amino-2-metylpyrimidin-5-ylmetyl)formamido-3-(benzoyltio)pent-3-enyl phosphate (WHO)

Foreign Names

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

Generic Names

  • Benfotiamina (OS: DCIT)
  • Benfotiamine (OS: DCF, JAN)
  • Benzoylthiaminemonophosphate (IS)
  • BRN 0771326 (IS)
  • BTMP (IS)
  • CB 8088 (IS)
  • UNII-Y92OUS2H9B (IS)

Brand Names

  • Benalgis
    Franco-Indian, India
  • Benfogamma
    Mauermann-Arzneimittel, Georgia; Worwag, Slovakia; Worwag Pharma, Latvia; Wörwag Pharma, Bulgaria; Wörwag Pharma, Czech Republic; Wörwag Pharma, Hungary; Wörwag Pharma, Lithuania; Wörwag Pharma, Romania; Wörwag Pharma, Russian Federation; Wörwag Pharma, Poland
  • Benforce
    Shield, India
  • Benforce-M (Benfotiamine and Metformin)
    Shield, India
  • Biotamin
    Sankyo, Indonesia
  • Biotowa
    Towa Yakuhin, Japan
  • Milgamma (Benfotiamine and Cyanocobalamin)
    Dragenopharm, Bulgaria; Worwag, Slovakia; Worwag Pharma, Latvia; Wörwag Pharma, Czech Republic; Wörwag Pharma, Hungary; Wörwag Pharma, Romania
  • Milgamma (Benfotiamine and Pyridoxine)
    Eczane, Argentina; Mauermann, Bulgaria; Mauermann-Arzneimittel, Georgia; Mauermann-Arzneimittel, Serbia; Solupharm, Georgia; Woerwag Pharma, Hong Kong; Wörwag, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Worwag Pharma, Latvia; Wörwag Pharma, Germany; Wörwag Pharma, Estonia; Wörwag Pharma, Hungary; Wörwag Pharma, Lithuania; Wörwag Pharma, Poland; Wörwag Pharma, Romania
  • Milgamma Composition (Benfotiamine and Pyridoxine)
    Wörwag Pharma, Russian Federation
  • milgamma mono
    Eczane, Argentina; Riemser, Georgia; Woerwag Pharma, Vietnam; Wörwag Pharma, Germany
  • milgamma protekt
    Riemser, Bulgaria; Wörwag Pharma, Germany
  • Vitafos (Benfotiamine and Thiamine)
    Swiss Pharm, Taiwan

International Drug Name Search


DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
WHOWorld Health Organization

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