antispasmodic

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Synonyms for antispasmodic

a drug used to relieve or prevent spasms (especially of the smooth muscles)

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Caraco's Baclofen Tablet is a muscle relaxant and antispastic.
His initial experience was disappointing: graft occlusion secondary to spasm from traumatic harvesting and lack of perioperative antispastic measures was a common complication.
Applications: a natural product extracted from the seeds and aerial parts of a plant widely used in Egyptian medicine as an antispastic and for treatment of angina pectoris.
Adductor spasms can be curbed by taking Lioresal (baclofen), antispastic drug.
Baclofen is a muscle relaxant and antispastic agent used to relieve muscle spasms, pain and muscular rigidity often associated with multiple sclerosis.
Many therapeutic paradigms, such as antispastic medication [4-5], physical modalities [6-7], botulinum toxin injection [8-9], intrathecal baclofen pumps [10], and novel surgical techniques [11], were developed and applied for reducing spasticity and improving function.
9]-THC) possess antispastic effects in addition to their hallucinogenic, antiemetic, anxiolytic appetite-stimulating, anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects.