what are darvocets 93-40mg?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Dextropropoxyphene, manufactured by Eli Lilly and Company, is an analgesic in the opioid category. It is used to treat mild pain and is additionally an anti-tussive and local anesthetic.

    Dextropropoxyphene is sometimes combined with acetaminophen or acetylsalicylic acid. Trade-names include Darvocet-N and Di-Gesic[2] Darvon with APAP for dextropropoxyphene and paracetamol and Darvon with ASA for dextropropoxyphene and aspirin.[3] The paracetamol combination(s) are known as Capadex or Di-Gesic in Australia, Lentogesic in South Africa, and Di-Antalvic in France. The paracetamol preparation is known as co-proxamol in the UK, but has been withdrawn since 2007 and is no longer available to new patients.[4]

  • 1 decade ago

    darvocets are basically pain drugs and the 93-40 mg mean 93 milligrams to 40 milligrams. So, darvocets 93-40 mg are 93 milligram to 40 milligram pain drugs! :)

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