spasmolytic


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spas·mo·lyt·ic

 (spăz′mə-lĭt′ĭk)

spasmolytic

(ˌspæzməˈlɪtɪk)
n
(Pharmacology) an antispasmodic drug
adj
(Pharmacology) relating to the relief of smooth muscle spasms
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Noun1.spasmolytic - a drug used to relieve or prevent spasms (especially of the smooth muscles)spasmolytic - a drug used to relieve or prevent spasms (especially of the smooth muscles)
atropine - a poisonous crystalline alkaloid extracted from the nightshade family; used as an antispasmodic and to dilate the eye pupil; also administered in large amounts as an antidote for organophosphate nerve agents or organophosphate insecticides
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Translations
spasmolytique
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Inhibition of human cAMP-phosphodiesterase as a mechanism of the spasmolytic effect of Matricaria recutita L.
Spasmolytic effect of peppermint oil in barium during double-contrast barium enema compared with Buscopan.
Experimental ulceration leads to sequential expression of spasmolytic polypeptide, intestinal trefoil factor, epidermal growth factor and transforming growth factor alpha mRNAs in rat stomach.
16] The root extracts have spasmolytic activity, whereas leaf and branch extracts were effective at neutralizing the effects of snake venoms.
Chemical composition and mechanisms underlying the spasmolytic and bronchodilatory propertis of the essential oil of Nepeta Cataria.
A commonly available spasmolytic namely Buscopan (Hyoscine-N-butylbromide, HBB) is known to inhibit smooth muscle contraction in the cervix.
Hyoscine butylbromide (HBB) is derived from hyoscine, extract of tree dubosia, which is present in Australia and has antispasmodic action and is known since 19575 Hyoscine is quartenary ammonium compound which has spasmolytic effect on smooth muscles of genitourinary tract and gastrointestinal tract.
It has been shown to have antimicrobial, antiviral, antiinflammatory, sedative, spasmolytic, and vasodilatory properties.
It has a sympathomimetic effect and is 40 times more spasmolytic than papaverine.