midazolam

(redirected from Hypnovel)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical.
Related to Hypnovel: Versed

mi·daz·o·lam

 (mĭ-dăz′ə-lăm′)
n.
A benzodiazepine drug, C18H13ClFN3, primarily used in its hydrochloride form as a sedative and antianxiety agent before surgery and before or during medical procedures.

[(i)midazol(e) + (diazep)am.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.midazolam - an injectable form of benzodiazepine (trade name Versed) useful for sedation and for reducing pain during uncomfortable medical proceduresmidazolam - an injectable form of benzodiazepine (trade name Versed) useful for sedation and for reducing pain during uncomfortable medical procedures
benzodiazepine - any of several similar lipophilic amines used as tranquilizers or sedatives or hypnotics or muscle relaxants; chronic use can lead to dependency
Translations

midazolam

n midazolam m
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
2 mg/kg IM, Hypnovel 5 mg/mL, Roche, NSW, Australia) and morphine (1 mg/kg IM, DBL Morphine Sulphate Injection BB 5 mg/mL, Hameln Pharmaceuticals, GMBH, Germany), and then anesthetized by mask induction, followed by intubation and maintenance with isoflurane and oxygen.
Midazolam is also the active ingredient in the Roche product Hypnovel [R] which has been authorised in the UK since 1984 and is used for sedation e.
Midazolam also goes by the brand names Versed, Dormicum and Hypnovel.