Darvon Compound-65

Active Ingredient(s): Aspirin, ASA + Caffeine + Propoxyphene
FDA Approved: * November 12, 1957
Pharm Company: * XANODYNE PHARM
Category: Pain Relief

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Darvon Compound-65 Overview

Dextropropoxyphene[3] is an analgesic in the opioid category, patented in 1955[4] and manufactured by Eli Lilly and Company. It is an optical isomer of levopropoxyphene. 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] It is still available in Australia, albeit with...

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I cannot take hydrocodone and darvon was working great. I could handle it just a night if it was codiene, but don't know what to ask for. Chronc back pain. ## All medications that contain Propoxyphene have been removed from the market, by the FDA. It is a very mild pain reliever, which means you probably don't need anything strong and there are many options on the market to choose from. Has your doctor made any suggestions? You can read about your options here:


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Aspirin, ASA + Caffeine + Propoxyphene
  • Capsule: 325mg + 65mg, 389mg + 32.4mg + 32mg, 389mg + 32.4mg + 65mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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