Etomidate Description

CAS Number:      33125-97-2

Molecular Weight:     244.29

Molecular Formula:    C14H16N2O2

Solubility:      Soluble in water (<1 mg/ml at 25 °C), chloroform, methanol, ethanol (100 mM), and DMSO (49 mg/ml at 25 °C).

Storage:   Store at -20° C

Melting Point:   67 °C

Boiling Point:   391.49 °C at 760 mmHg (Predicted)

Density:   1.12 g/cm3 (Predicted)

Refractive Index:     n20D 1.56 (Predicted)

Application:     A GABAA receptors agonist


Etomidate is a accepted analgesic with GABA modulatory and GABA-mimetic actions. This admixture is a GABAA receptor agonist a that interacts selectively with β2- and β3-subunit absolute GABAA receptors. Etomidate is a abbreviate acting and almighty anesthetic of low toxicity.