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 (sī′klō-bĕn′zə-prēn′, sĭk′lō-)
A drug, C20H21N, that is a skeletal muscle relaxant used in the form of its hydrochloride to relieve muscle spasms.

[cyclo- + alteration of benzo- + pr(opyl) + (am)ine.]
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Noun1.cyclobenzaprine - muscle relaxant (trade name Flexeril) used for muscle spasms or acute injury
muscle relaxant - a drug that reduces muscle contractility by blocking the transmission of nerve impulses or by decreasing the excitability of the motor end plate or by other actions
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n ciclobenzaprina
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The agreement grants Par the ANDAs of fentanyl citrate lozenges, a generic version of Actiq; cyclobenzaprine ER capsules, the generic version of Amrix; and the US rights to market modafinil tablets, the generic version of Provigil.
The US trade regulator, the Federal Trade Commission, made the merger conditional on Teva's divestment of its Provigil generic, its Actiq generic used to treat cancer and Amrix, a muscle relaxant.
The transaction has been approved by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) last week, after Teva agreed to give marketing rights to its Provigil drug to sector firm Par Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:PRX) for one year, and to sell Par the rights and assets of the generic versions of the Actiq and Amrix drugs.
Sales of muscle relaxant Amrix fell 4% to $25.1 million, while overall pain treatment sales fell 7% to $113.6 million.
The company's proprietary products in the United States include: AMRIX (cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride extended-release capsules), TREANDA (bendamustine hydrochloride) for Injection, FENTORA (fentanyl buccal tablet) (C-II), PROVIGIL (modafinil) Tablets (C-IV), TRISENOX (arsenic trioxide) injection, GABITRIL (tiagabine hydrochloride), NUVIGIL (armodafinil) Tablets (C-IV) and ACTIQ (oral transmucosal fentanyl citrate) (C-II).
The transaction secured US Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) approval last week, after Teva agreed to sell two abbreviated new drug applications (ANDAs) for its fentanyl citrate lozenges, a generic version of Actiq, and cyclobenzaprine ER capsules, the generic version of Amrix, to sector firm Par Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:PRX).
Under the FTC's consent order, Teva is required to divest two Abbreviated New Drug Applications (ANDAs) for fentanyl citrate lozenges, a generic version of Actiq, and cyclobenzaprine ER capsules, the generic version of Amrix.