spasmolytic

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Synonyms for spasmolytic

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

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A commonly available spasmolytic namely Buscopan (Hyoscine-N-butylbromide, HBB) is known to inhibit smooth muscle contraction in the cervix.
One such drug is Buscopan, which by its spasmolytic action helps in cervical dilatation and additionally considered to decrease pain.
15) One drawback of these sequences, however, as mentioned previously can be dark signal voids in fluid-filled bowel due to peristalsis, especially if spasmolytics are not used (Figure 3).
These include benzodiazepines, opiates, centrally acting muscle relaxants, spasmolytics, antidepressants, antiepileptics, antipsychotics, and medications for movement disorders.
16) One heavily debated method of combating patient discomfort is using intravenous spasmolytics that help prevent colon spasm and collapse.
7,16) Two studies comparing patients given glucagon and a group given no spasmolytic found no benefit to its use.
In conclusion: both the extract and the compound (AUC-P and AUC-V, respectively) are not (or only hardly) effective as spasmolytics (no precontractions induced).
The massive infusion therapy with introduction of antibiotics, anticoagulants, spasmolytics and remedies improving rheology and microcirculation was performed.
Iridology indicators for herbal treatment of the gastrointestinal system reveal the iris signs for the use of bitters, carminatives, demulcents, immune modulators, laxatives, restoratives and spasmolytics in the treatment of the GIT.