ANALGESICS & ANTIPYRETICS
International Brand Name:
Darvocet-N,Capadex or Di-Gesic, Lentogesic, Di-Antalvic
In treatment of:
Opiod analgesic; relief of mild to moderate pain : controlled substance
3. Epigastric distress
7. Visual disturbances
8. Physiological dependence
1. Hypersensitivity to this drug
2. Respiratory depression
3. Children below 12 years
1. In patients with hepatic failure or renal failure used cautiously
2. Patient can not drive or operate machinery after the drug administration. So the care should be taken
3. Use cautiously in patients with suicidal mentality
Barbiturate anaesthetics: May increase respiratory and CNS depressive effects of propoxyphene.
Warfarin: Potentiation of hypoprothrombinemic effect.
Carbamazipine: May increase serum carbamzipine levels with resultant toxicity.
Adults - 65mg 3 to 4 times daily.