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MedKoo CAT#: 596185

CAS#: 52658-53-4

Description: Benfosformin is a bioactive chemical.

Price and Availability

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Pricing updated 2020-09-27. Prices are subject to change without notice.

Benfosformin is not in stock, may be available through custom synthesis. For cost-effective reason, minimum 1 gram order is requested. The product will be characterized by NMR, HPLC and MS analysis. Purity (HPLC) is usually >98%. CoA, QC data, MSDS will be provided when product is successfully made. The estimated lead time is 2-3 months. Please send email to to inquire quote.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 596185
Name: Benfosformin
CAS#: 52658-53-4
Chemical Formula: C9H14N5Na2O4P
Exact Mass:
Molecular Weight: 333.19
Elemental Analysis: C, 32.44; H, 4.24; N, 21.02; Na, 13.80; O, 19.21; P, 9.30

Synonym: Benfosformin; Benfosformina; JAV 852; JAV-52; JAV852; Benfosformine; Benfosforminum;

IUPAC/Chemical Name: sodium (N-(N-benzylcarbamimidoyl)carbamimidoyl)phosphoramidate hydrate


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C9H14N5O3P.2Na.H2O/c10-8(13-9(11)14-18(15,16)17)12-6-7-4-2-1-3-5-7;;;/h1-5H,6H2,(H7,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17);;;1H2/q;2*+1;/p-2

SMILES Code: O=P([O-])(NC(NC(NCC1=CC=CC=C1)=N)=N)[O-].[H]O[H].[Na+].[Na+]

Technical Data

Solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition:
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

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1: Loiseau G, Millischer R, Berthe G, Donadieu AM, Lohier P, Marquet JP. [A phosphorylated biguanide: benfosformin (JAV 852). I. Hypoglycemic and antidiabetic properties]. Arzneimittelforschung. 1973 Nov;23(11):1571-6. French. PubMed PMID: 4801663.

2: Loiseau G, Millischer R, Berthe G, Donadieu AM, Lohier P, Marquet JP. [A phosphorylated biguanide: benfosformin (JAV 852). II. General pharmacological properties]. Arzneimittelforschung. 1973 Nov;23(11):1576-83. French. PubMed PMID: 4150155.