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CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Treatment of liver disorders

Chemical Name


Foreign Names

  • Silibininum (Latin)
  • Silibinin (German)
  • Silibinine (French)
  • Silibinina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Silibinine (OS: DCF)
  • Silybin (IS)
  • Silymarin I (IS)
  • SDHS (IS)

Brand Names

  • Actimarin Forte [+ Ursodeoxycholic Acid]
    Alb. David, India
  • Allsan Mariendistel
    Biomed, Switzerland
  • Apotox
    Incobra, Colombia
  • Ardeyhepan
    Ardeypharm, Estonia
  • Arosi [+ Ornithine]
    Arvincare, India
  • Bao-Gan
    Chen Ta, Taiwan
  • BioSilymarin
    Irel, Latvia
  • Carsil
    Alvogen, Lithuania; Lex ano, Lithuania; Sopharma, Estonia; Sopharma, Georgia; Sopharma, Lithuania; Sopharma, Latvia; Sopharma, Macedonia
  • Carsil 110mg
    Sopharma, Bulgaria
  • Carsil 22.5mg
    Sopharma, Bulgaria
  • Carsil 90mg
    Sopharma, Bulgaria
  • Carsil Forte
    Sopharma, Georgia
  • Cefasily
    Cefak/Bio-Pharmaceuticals, Malaysia
  • Ci Ning
    Shanxi C&Y Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., China
  • Dilacan Silymarin
    CanCap, Taiwan
  • Durasilymarin
    Wyeth, Taiwan
  • Econlin
    Health Chemical, Taiwan
  • Eliamine
    Panion & BF, Taiwan
  • Elianine
    Panion & BF, Taiwan
  • Enpex
    Yuan Chou, Taiwan
  • Equadin
    Wilson, Pakistan
  • Flavobion
    Takeda, Czech Republic; Takeda, Slovakia
  • Forliver
    Root, Taiwan
  • Gen Bo
    Chen Ho, Taiwan
  • Hegrimarin
    Strathmann, Hungary
  • Helar
    Aconitum, Lithuania
  • Hepabiol
    Gruinfacol, Colombia
  • Hepabionta
    Asher Pharma, Colombia
  • Hepactor B
    Pharma-C, Peru
  • Hepagreen Plus [+ Aspartic Acid, L-]
    Santiago, India
  • Hepaguard [+ Acetylcysteine]
    Eva, Egypt
  • Hepalab-B
    Drog. Infarval, Peru
  • Hepalivio
    Naturgen, Peru
  • Hepamarin
    Uni Pharma, Egypt
  • Hepamyrin
    Qintar Pharma, Pakistan
  • Hepanat
    Yung Shin, Taiwan
  • Hepar
    Fynk, Pakistan
  • Hepasil
    Helicon, Pakistan
  • Hepaticum
    MUP, Egypt
  • Hepa-V
    UBI, Taiwan
  • Hepavit
    Littman, Philippines
  • Hepawell
    Quest Vitamins, Taiwan
  • Heprin
    Dong Kook, Taiwan
  • Heptosil
    Medisearch, Pakistan
  • Higalab B
    Keyfarm, Peru
  • Higanatur
    Sherfarma, Peru
  • Kenbo
    Yung Chang, Taiwan
  • Kufer Q Forte [+ Ubidecarenone]
    BioGenet, Ecuador
  • Kufer Q Recargado [+ Ubidecarenone]
    BioGenet, Ecuador
  • Kufer Q-C [+ Ubidecarenone]
    BioGenet, Ecuador
  • Lagosa
    Woerwag Pharma, Latvia; Wörwag, Slovakia; Wörwag Pharma, Czech Republic; Wörwag Pharma, Peru; Wörwag Pharma, Poland; Wörwag Pharma, Romania
  • Laragon 150
    Roemmers, Argentina
  • Legalex
    Alexandria Co., Egypt
  • Legalon
    Bayer, Chile; Madaus, Bulgaria; Madaus, Egypt; Madaus, Georgia; Madaus, Kuwait; Madaus, Philippines; Madaus, Poland; Madaus, Slovakia; Madaus, Thailand; Madaus GmbH, China; Madaus GmbH, Oman; Maskati, Bahrain; Meda Pharma, Czech Republic; Meda Pharma, Germany; Meda Pharma Sau, Spain; Neo-Farmacêutica, Portugal; Nycomed, South Africa; Rottapharm, Italy; Rottapharm, Malta; Takeda México, Mexico; Zuoz, Venezuela
  • Legalon 140
    Rottapharm-Madaus, Romania
  • Legalon 140mg
    Madaus, Luxembourg; Meda, Hungary; MEDA Pharma, Switzerland
  • Legalon 70
    Rottapharm-Madaus, Romania
  • Legalon 70mg
    Meda, Hungary; MEDA Pharma, Switzerland
  • Legalon Forte
    Bayer, Chile; Rottapharm/Madaus, Germany
  • Legalon SIL 10mg/ml
    Meda, Hungary
  • Lemarin
    Hans-E Lembecke, Taiwan
  • Leveron
    Vesco Pharma, Thailand
  • Limarin
    Serum Intl., India
  • Liparin
    Guardian Pharmatama, Indonesia
  • Lipositol Q10 Forte [+ Ubidecarenon]
    Kronos, Ecuador
  • Liprotec
    Olive Labs, Pakistan
  • Livamarin
    Eep co, Egypt
  • Liver Plus
    XL Lab, Philippines
  • Livercon
    Sheng Chung Tang, Taiwan
  • Liveron
    Hua Shin, Taiwan
  • Liverstad
    Stada-VN JV, Vietnam
  • Liverubin
    Alchem, India
  • Livoprotec
    Pharaonia, Egypt
  • Livorin
    Weidar, Taiwan
  • Livosil
    Aconitum, Lithuania
  • Livosil Forte
    Centaur, India
  • Livosil-B [+ Thiamine, + Riboflavin, + Pyridoxine]
    Centaur, India
  • Livotone
    Mega Lifesciences, Thailand
  • Lolian
    Hwang's, Taiwan
  • Mariagon
    Acapi, Egypt
  • Mepasil
    Mepaco, Egypt
  • Neo-Cholal [+ Inositol, + Magnesium]
    Italmex, Mexico
  • Nitlor Plus [+ Ornithine]
    BMW, India
  • Pharmarin
    Pharmaland, Thailand
  • Phytopharma Leber Galle
    Phytopharma, Switzerland
  • Poken
    Meider, Taiwan
  • Pougenin
    Hua Shin, Taiwan
  • Poulican-U
    Sinphar, Taiwan
  • Procam
    Everest, Taiwan
  • Prohep Forte
    Lupin, India
  • Samarin
    Berlin, Thailand
  • Seralon E [+ Tocopherol, α-]
    Tiba, Egypt
  • Shui Lin Jia
    Tasly Group, China
  • Sican
    Astar, Taiwan
  • Silarine
    Vir, Spain
  • Silarsil
    Uni Pharma, Georgia
  • Silibin
    Hwang's, Taiwan
  • Silibina Arena
    Arena, Romania
  • Silicur
    DR. KADE Pharmazeutische Fabrik, Germany
  • Siligen
    Synmosa, Taiwan
  • Silima
    Souriree, Taiwan
  • Silimar
    Zydus, India
  • Silimarin
    Germed Pharma, Italy
  • Silimarina Bawiss
    Bawiss, Colombia
  • Silimarinã Biofarm
    Biofarm, Romania
  • Silimarina Disfarm
    Bernard, Uruguay
  • Silimarina Genfar
    Genfar, Ecuador; Genfar S.A., Costa Rica; Genfar S.A., Guatemala; Genfar S.A., Nicaragua; Genfar S.A., El Salvador
  • Silimarina Pharma Arte
    Pharma Arte, Paraguay
  • Silimarina-Genfar
    Genfar, Peru
  • Silimax
    Filofarm, Poland
  • Silime
    ECU, Ecuador
  • Silimin
    Kojar, Taiwan
  • Silin
    Shun Sheng, Taiwan
  • Silirin
    Chin Teng Pharmaceutical Industrial, Taiwan
  • Silliver
    Chung Mei, Taiwan
  • Silmar
    BioHealth Pharmaceuticals, Italy
  • Siluma
    Ming Ta, Taiwan
  • Silybon
    Micro Labs, India
  • Silycon
    AND, Taiwan
  • Silygamma 150mg
    Woerwag Pharma, Vietnam
  • Silygamma 86.5 mg
    Wörwag Pharma, Hungary
  • Silygen
    Siu Guan, Taiwan
  • Silygen-F
    Hor Chen, Taiwan
  • Silygen-H
    Hor Chen, Taiwan
  • Silyhep
    Kojar, Taiwan
  • Silyma
    Ming Ta, Taiwan
  • Silymarin
    Belupo, Bosnia & Herzegowina; Pei Li, Taiwan; Quality Pharm, Hong Kong; Sedico Pharma, Oman; Shou Chan, Taiwan; Tai Yu, Taiwan
  • Silymarin AL
    Aliud, Czech Republic
  • Silymarin Belupo
    Belupo, Croatia (Hrvatska); Belupo, Macedonia
  • Silymarin Forte
    Belupo, Bosnia & Herzegowina
  • Silymarin Sedico
    Sedico, Egypt
  • Silymarin Siromed
    IBE Pharma, Lithuania
  • Silymarin Zinc Health Line [+ Zinc]
    Health Line, Egypt
  • Silyme-V
    Oriental, Taiwan
  • Silymin
    Swiss Pharm, Taiwan
  • Silyrin
    Talent, India
  • Sivylar
    Daiichi, Thailand; Ranbaxy, India
  • Sucan
    Yu Sheng, Taiwan
  • Suganlin
    Fisherman, Taiwan
  • Sulican
    Yu Sheng, Taiwan
  • Symatone
    Patron, Taiwan
  • Tendencil
    Szabó, Uruguay
  • Tyrin
    TNT, India
  • Tyrin-Forte [+ Ursodeoxycholic Acid]
    TNT, India
  • Urdohep-SL [+ Ursodeoxycholic Acid]
    Macleods, India
  • Urso Plus [+ Ursodeoxycholic Acid]
    Minapharm, Egypt
  • Ursolic Plus [+ Ursodeoxycholic Acid]
    Stadmed, India
  • Winmarin
    Winston, Taiwan
  • Legalon 140mg
    Meda Pharm, Austria
  • Legalon 70mg
    Meda Pharm, Austria
  • Legalon SIL
    Meda, Luxembourg; Meda Pharm, Austria; Meda Pharma, Belgium; Meda Pharma, Switzerland; Meda Pharma, Germany


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

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