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Darvocet A500

Active Ingredient(s): Acetaminophen + Propoxyphene
FDA Approved: September 10, 2003
Pharm Company: XANODYNE PHARM
Category: Pain Relief



Darvocet A500 Overview

Dextropropoxyphene[3] is an analgesic in the opioid category, patented (1955)[4] and manufactured by Eli Lilly and Company. It is intended to treat mild pain and also has antitussive (cough suppressant) and local anaesthetic effects. The drug has been taken off the market in Europe and the US due to concerns of fatal overdoses and heart arrhythmias.[5] Its onset of analgesia (pain relief) is said to be 20-30 minutes and peak effects are seen about 1.5-2 hours after oral administration.[1] Dex...

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Anyone know how we can get this pain med Back on the market? It is the only pain med ; when I need one, that I can take ; according to instructions, which gets rid of the pain with no side effects for me! I called the FDA 2 yrs. ago; didn't realize I couldn't get it and they said unless some mfg. does a stucy and can prove or use another ingredient that will not cause heart problems- I'm out of luck!!! I haven't been able to take Vicodin, vioox; too many bd side effects for me! any suggestions? they've used this and Darvon for years and no problem. It's an old reliable drug and it was not making enough money for the drug company! We the patients- have had to suffer!!! ## @Maura, One thought for getting your voice heard is to start a petition collecting as many si...
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I took 1 pill of it, how long does it take to get out of system ## Darvocet is a very mild narcotic pain reliever and one tablet will be out of your system in approximately 24 hours.
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DOES DARVOCET CAUSE A YEAST INFECTION?
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Acetaminophen + Propoxyphene
  • Tablet: 100mg + 325mg, 100mg + 650mg, 325mg + 32.5mg, 325mg + 50mg, 500mg + 100mg, 650mg + 100mg, 650mg + 65mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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