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Chemical Midazolam

Name Midazolam
CAS Type 1 Name 4H-Imidazo(1,5-a)(1,4)benzodiazepine, 8-chloro-6-(2-fluorophenyl)-1-methyl-
Equivalent Terms Dormicum | Hydrochloride, Midazolam | Maleate, Midazolam | Midazolam Hydrochloride | Midazolam Maleate | Ro 213981 | Ro 21 3981 | Ro 21-3981 | Versed
CAS Registry Number 59467-70-8
Definition A short-acting hypnotic-sedative drug with anxiolytic and amnestic properties. It is used in dentistry, cardiac surgery, endoscopic procedures, as preanesthetic medication, and as an adjunct to local anesthesia. The short duration and cardiorespiratory stability makes it useful in poor-risk, elderly, and cardiac patients. It is water-soluble at pH less than 4 and lipid-soluble at physiological pH.
Structure Midazolam
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MeSH® ID D008874
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, Fused-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 2-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Benzazepines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Benzodiazepines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Midazolam Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Midazolam Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  1-hydroxymethylmidazolam Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  1-hydroxymethylmidazolam glucuronide Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  4-hydroxymidazolam Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  6-(2-chlorophenyl)-4-hydroxy-4H-imidazo(1,5-a)(1,4)benzodiazepine-3-carboxamide
  8-chloro-6-(2-chlorophenyl)-4H-imidazo(1,5-a)(1,4)-benzodiazepine-3-carboxamide
  climazolam