Origin of spasmodic
Synonyms for spasmodic
Examples from the Web for antispasmodic
Historical Examples of antispasmodic
The plant is narcotic, antispasmodic and like belladonna it dilates the pupil.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines
T. H. Pardo de Tavera
Antispasmodic, emmenagogue, and tonic, and slightly aperient.
These pills are stimulant, expectorant, antispasmodic, and emmenagogue.
Antispasmodic, expectorant, and tonic, and in quantity emetic.
The refined product is said to be antispasmodic, anodyne, and diaphoretic.
Word Origin for spasmodic
1681, from Medieval Latin spasmodicus, from Greek spasmodes "of the nature of a spasm," from spasmos (see spasm) + -odes "like."