Dietary Supplement. Helps Maintain Healthy Cells*. Japanese Benfotiamine. Helps maintain healthy cells in the presence of blood glucose*. Controls formation of advanced glycation endproducts *. Normalizes cellular processes fueled by glucose metabolites* Science-Based Nutrition™ Benfotiamine is a synthetic derivative of thiamin, belonging to the family of compounds known as "allthiamines." Benfotiamine is fat-soluble and more bioavailable and physiologically active that thiamin.* Benfotiamine raises the blood level of thiamin pyrophosphate , the biologically active co-enzyme of thiamin, and stimulates.