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1. causing relaxation.
2. an agent that causes relaxation.
muscle relaxant an agent that specifically aids in reducing muscle tension.
gal·la·mine tri·eth·i·o·dide(gal'ă-mēn trī'eth-ī'ō-dīd),
A triple quaternary ammonium compound with action comparable with that of curarine.
gallamine triethiodide/gal·la·mine tri·eth·io·dide/ (gal´ah-mēn tri″ĕ-thi´o-dīd) a quaternary ammonium compound used to induce skeletal muscle relaxation during surgery and other procedures, such as endoscopy or intubation.
a quaternary ammonium compound, the triethiodide salt used as a skeletal muscle relaxant during surgery and other procedures, such as endoscopy or intubation, administered intravenously.