gallamine

Definitions of gallamine
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n neuromuscular blocking agent (trade name Flaxedil) used as a muscle relaxant in the administration of anesthesia

Synonyms:
Flaxedil
Type of:
muscle relaxant
a drug that reduces muscle contractility by blocking the transmission of nerve impulses or by decreasing the excitability of the motor end plate or by other actions
neuromuscular blocking agent
a substance that interferes with the neural transmission between motor neurons and skeletal muscles

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