cyclobenzaprine

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relaxant

 [re-lak´sant]
1. causing relaxation.
2. an agent that causes relaxation.
muscle relaxant an agent that specifically aids in reducing muscle tension.
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cyclobenzaprine

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