Midazolam maleate is 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.
Product Name: Midazolam Maleate
Chemical Names: Midazolam maleate; Dormicum maleate; 59467-94-6; Midazolam maleate salt; Midazolam maleate [USAN]; Dormicum; Hypnovel
Molecular Formula: C22H17ClFN3O4
Molecular Weight: 441.843 g/mol
IUPAC Name: (Z)-but-2-enedioic acid;8-chloro-6-(2-fluorophenyl)-1-methyl-4H-imidazo[1,5-a][1,4]benzodiazepine
CAS Number: 59467-94-6
EC Number: 261-775-0
Color: White to light yellow crystalline
Melting Point: 158-160 deg C
Solubility: In water, 1.34X10-1 mg/L at 25 deg C (est)
Stability: Midazolam hydrochloride is reportedly stable at a pH of 3-3.6.
Decomposition: When heated to decomposition it emits toxic fumes of /hydrogen fluoride, hydrogen chloride and nitrogen oxides/.
Parent Compound: Midazolam (CID 4192)
Therapeutic Uses: Adjuvants, Anesthesia; Anesthetics, Intravenous; Anti-Anxiety Agents; GABA Modulators; Hypnotics and Sedatives