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Active ingredient: Midazolam - Chemisty and Biological Activity

Chemisty and Biological Activity

Chemical Formula


Chemical Name

Not Available

Chemical Structure

Molecular Weight

325.767 g/mol

Physical State


Melting Point

159 oC

Water Solubility

40.0 mg/ml

Isoelectric Point

Not Available

Organisms Affected

Humans and other mammals

Phase 1 Metabolising Enzyme (1-st Step of Metabolism)


Primary Drug Target
NameGABA-A Receptor
Gene NameGABRA1
SynonymsGamma-aminobutyric-acid receptor alpha-1 subunit precursor; GABA(A) receptor
Specific FunctionGABA, the major inhibitory neurotransmitter in the vertebrate brain, mediates neuronal inhibition by binding to the GABA/benzodiazepine receptor and opening an integral chloride channel

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