Definition of Orphenadrine

1. Noun. A skeletal muscle relaxant (trade name Norflex) used to treat severe muscle strain and Parkinsonism.

Exact synonyms: Norflex
Generic synonyms: Muscle Relaxant
Language type: Trade Name



Definition of Orphenadrine

1. Noun. An anticholinergic drug of the ethanolamine antihistamine class, closely related to diphenhydramine, used to treat painful muscle spasm and some aspects of Parkinson's disease. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Orphenadrine

1. A muscarinic antagonist used to treat drug-induced parkinsonism and to relieve pain from muscle spasm. Pharmacological action: antiparkinson agents, muscle relaxants, central, muscarinic antagonists, parasympatholytics. Chemical name: Ethanamine, N,N-dimethyl-2-((2-methylphenyl)phenylmethoxy)- (12 Dec 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Orphenadrine

orphanism
orphanisms
orphanity
orphanlike
orphanotrophies
orphanotrophy
orphanry
orphans
orphans' asylum
orphanship
orphanships
orpharion
orpharions
orpheite
orpheline
orphenadrine (current term)
orphenadrine citrate
orphenadrine hydrochloride
orpheus
orphic
orphical
orphically
orphism
orphisms
orphrey
orphreyed
orphreys
orpiment
orpiments
orpin

Other Resources:

Search for Orphenadrine on Dictionary.com!Search for Orphenadrine on Thesaurus.com!Search for Orphenadrine on Google!Search for Orphenadrine on Wikipedia!

Search