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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Categories

Central stimulant

Derivative of vitamin B₁

Chemical Name

Propanoic acid, 2-metyl-, ditiobis[3-[1-[[(4-amino-2-metyl-5-pyrimidinyl)metyl]formylamino] etylidene]-3,1-propanediyl] ester

Foreign Names

  • Sulbutiaminum (Latin)
  • Sulbutiamin (German)
  • Sulbutiamine (French)
  • Sulbutiamina (Spanish)

Generic Names

  • Bisibuthiamine (OS: JAN)
  • Sulbutiamine (OS: DCF)
  • Bisibutiamin (IS)
  • S 5007 (IS)

Brand Names

  • Arcalion
    AlphaFarma, Malta; Biopas, Colombia; Ecosse, Malta; Grünenthal, Peru; Laboratorio Ferrer Chile, Chile; Les Laboratoires Servier, France; Les Laboratoires Servier, Lebanon; Lestral, Spain; Mediwin, France; Serdia, India; Servier, Brazil; Servier, Ecuador; Servier, Greece; Servier, Hong Kong; Servier, Indonesia; Servier, Myanmar; Servier, Malta; Servier, Mexico; Servier, Malaysia; Servier, Oman; Servier, Philippines; Servier, Portugal; Servier, Turkey; Servier, Venezuela
  • Enerion
    Laboratorii Servier, Russian Federation
  • Megastene
    Servier, Argentina
  • Neuro-Up
    Incobra, Colombia
  • Sulbutiamina Colmed
    Colmed, Colombia
  • Sulbutiamina Ecar
    Ecar, Colombia
  • Surmenalit
    Faes, Spain; Faes Farma, Costa Rica; Faes Farma, Dominican Republic; Faes Farma, Guatemala; Faes Farma, Honduras; Faes Farma, Nicaragua; Faes Farma, Panama; Faes Farma, El Salvador; Faes, Peru


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

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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