As nouns the difference between analgesic and cyclobenzaprine
is that analgesic
is analgesic while cyclobenzaprine
is a particular antidepressant generally prescribed as an analgesic and muscle relaxant.
As an adjective analgesic
(pharmacology) Any medicine, such as aspirin, that reduces pain without inducing unconsciousness.
* 2004 , Jocoby, David B. and Youngson, R. M., Encyclopedia of Family Health , Marshall Cavendish,
* 2010 , Associated Press staff,
- I am taking an analgesic . Is it safe to drink alcholic beverages?
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- Incline makes Ionsys, a potential analgesic for adult inpatients requiring opioid pain treatment after surgery.
* See also
Analgesics]". [http://www.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/MBrowser.html MeSH 2010 , National Library of Medicine.
(medicine) Of or relating to analgesia; anodyne.
A particular antidepressant generally prescribed as an analgesic and muscle relaxant.