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Sunday, March 9, 2014
ATTENTION: The drug Propoxyphene (sold as Darvon, Darvocet, and generics) was removed from the US market on November 19, 2010 due to safety concerns.
FDA RECOMMENDATION: If you are taking Propoxyphene (Darvon, Darvocet, or generics):
For additional information about this withdrawal, please follow the link below:
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Last Reviewed: Dec 20, 2010
David Baker, PharmD, DABAT
Formerly, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University