noun. a drug used to relieve or prevent spasms (especially of the smooth muscles).
- medicinal drug
- antispasmodic agent
- over-the-counter medicine
- over-the-counter drug
- prescription drug
Example sentences of the word spasmolytic
The flowers of German chamomile have compounds with spasmolytic properties, which means tea made from the leaves can relax the smooth muscle of the intestines.