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Propoxyphene napsylate medication

A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Einar Ottestad
Pain Management 19 years experience
Darvocet: Propoxyphene is a very weak opioid with many side effects, including seizures, that is now off the market. It is a poor analgesic and i would not reco... Read More
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
Not available: It is no longer available having been taken off the market last year.

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Zimmerman
Pain Management 33 years experience
No longer available: Darvon and darvocet are no longer available in the us.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
Off market: The drug was pulled off the market in the us last year due to adverse cardiac effects.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Einar Ottestad
Pain Management 19 years experience
Darvocet: Propoxyphene is a very weak opioid with many side effects, including seizures, that is now off the market. It is a poor analgesic and i would not reco... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Not sure why the ?: since propoxyphene has not been available legally in the United States for about 10 years now. It was taken off the market for 2 major reasons. One ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Depends on what you: are really asking. Firstly, darvon isn't even available legally in this country, mainly because it 1) doesn't work and is essentially a placebo and 2... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Moran
Pain Management 19 years experience
Darvocet: This medicine is no longer available. It used to be called darvocet. Propoxyphene and tylenol (acetaminophen) together.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Tosca
Urgent Care 20 years experience
It can: Any pain medication can cause rebound headache. Especially if you're taking it too often. See medication overuse headache (moh). This includes Ibu... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Modugu
Pain Management 32 years experience
Yes: This is an addictive and potentially dangerous medicine and should be use only as prescribed. Overdose can occur.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management 39 years experience
Propoxyphene: Not legaliy - its been off the market for quite some time. Personally I feel this was not the ght thing to do - it was a great analgesic but some peop... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Teicheira
Pain Management 36 years experience
Of course...: Anything that can cause a mental “change in state”, will be used or abused by someone to achieve a brain change. Some substances, like alcohol, caus... Read More

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