Clinical data
AHFS/Drugs.com International Drug Names
Legal status
Legal status
  • CA: Schedule IV US Schedule IV
  • DE: Anlage III (Prescription only)
Synonyms Oxazolazepam
CAS Number 24143-17-7 YesY
PubChem (CID) 62779
ChemSpider 56519 YesY
KEGG D01278 YesY
ECHA InfoCard 100.041.833
Chemical and physical data
Formula C18H17ClN2O2
Molar mass 328.80 g/mol
3D model (Jmol) Interactive image

Oxazolam is a drug that is a benzodiazepine derivative. It has anxiolytic, anticonvulsant, sedative, and skeletal muscle relaxant properties. It is a prodrug for desmethyldiazepam.[1]

See also


  1. Ochs HR, Greenblatt DJ, Verburg-Ochs B, Locniskar A (October 1984). "Comparative single-dose kinetics of oxazolam, prazepam, and clorazepate: three precursors of desmethyldiazepam". J Clin Pharmacol. 24 (10): 446–51. doi:10.1002/j.1552-4604.1984.tb01817.x. PMID 6150943.

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