orphenadrine

orphenadrine
noun
a skeletal muscle relaxant (trade name Norflex) used to treat severe muscle strain and Parkinsonism
Syn: ↑Norflex
Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Norflex)
Hypernyms: ↑muscle relaxant

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