carisoprodol

noun
ca·​ri·​so·​pro·​dol | \ kə-ˌrī-sə-ˈprō-ˌdȯl, -zə-, -ˌdōl How to pronounce carisoprodol (audio) \

Medical Definition of carisoprodol

: a drug C12H24N2O4 related to meprobamate that is taken orally to relax muscle and relieve pain

Note: Carisoprodol is marketed under the trademark Soma.

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“Carisoprodol.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/carisoprodol. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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