triazolam

Ligand id: 7313

Name: triazolam

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 4
Hydrogen bond donors 0
Rotatable bonds 1
Topological polar surface area 43.07
Molecular weight 342.04
XLogP 5.12
No. Lipinski's rules broken 1

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

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Summary of Clinical Use
Used as a sedative to treat severe insomnia. The drug also has amnesic, anxiolytic, sedative, anticonvulsant and muscle relaxant properties.
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
Triazolam positively modulates the activity of GABAA anion channels. The drug increases inhibitory GABAergic tone and causes neuro-inhibition. Drug-induced effects are observed clinically as anxiolytic, sedative, anticonvulsant and skeletal muscle relaxant actions.
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