A member asked:

What is nucynta (tapentadol) and is it safe?

5 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Luis Villaplana answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Narcotic analgesic: Potent pain medication used to treat moderate to severe pain as seen post op and in cancer patients.

Answered 5/6/2019


Dr. Romanth Waghmarae answered

Specializes in Pain Management

Nucynta (tapentadol): It is tapentadol. It has dual actions - working on the opioid and the nor-epinephrine receptors. It is very safe provided you do not have any side effects.

Answered 5/10/2016



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