antispastic

n.
a drug that relieves spasm of skeletal muscle. See also muscle relaxant. Compare antispasmodic.

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an·ti·spas·tic (an″te-) (an″ti-spasґtik) antispasmodic with specific reference to skeletal muscle.

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  • antispastic — ANTISPÁSTIC, Ă, antispastici, ce, adj. Antispasmodic. – Din fr. antispastique. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  ANTISPÁSTIC s., adj. v. antispasmodic. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  antispástic adj. (sil. mf.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Antispastic — An ti*spas tic, a. [Gr. ?. See {Antispast}.] (Med.) (a) Believed to cause a revulsion of fluids or of humors from one part to another. [Obs.] (b) Counteracting spasms; antispasmodic. n. An antispastic agent. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • antispastic — [an΄tī spas′tic; an΄tē spas′tic, an΄tispas′tik] adj. relieving or preventing spasms, esp. of voluntary skeletal muscles n. an antispastic drug: See ANTISPASMODIC * * * …   Universalium

  • antispastic — [an΄tī spas′tic; an΄tē spas′tic, an΄tispas′tik] adj. relieving or preventing spasms, esp. of voluntary skeletal muscles n. an antispastic drug: See ANTISPASMODIC …   English World dictionary

  • antispastic — 1. adjective a) That prevents or diminishes spasms; antispasmodic. b) Of, pertaining to antispasts 2. noun A substance that prevents or diminishes spasms …   Wiktionary

  • antispastic — an·ti·spas·tic …   English syllables

  • antispastic — n. a drug that relieves spasm of skeletal muscle. See also: muscle relaxant Compare: antispasmodic …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • antispastic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|spastik adjective Etymology: Late Latin antispasticus, from Greek antispastikos, from antispastos + ikos ic : relating to, consisting of, or containing antispasts …   Useful english dictionary

  • Средство Противосудорожное (Antispastic) — лекарственное вещество, уменьшающее спазмы скелетных мышц. См. также Релаксант мышечный. Для сравнения: Средство антиспастическое. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • antispasmodic — ANTISPASMÓDIC, Ă, antispasmodici, ce, adj. Care combate spasmele; antispastic. – Din fr. antispasmodique. Trimis de ana zecheru, 29.02.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  ANTISPASMÓDIC s., adj. (farm.) antispastic, spasmolitic. (Atropina este un… …   Dicționar Român

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