What is Darvon Compound?

Darvon Compound is no longer available in the United States.

Darvon Compound is a prescribed medication used to treat mild to moderate pain. It is the brand name for the generic brand names, aspirin, caffeine, and propoxyphene. Other brand names of this product are Darvon Compound 65 Pulvules, Darvon Pulvules, Darvon-N, E-Lor, PC-CAP, and Wygesic.

Darvon Compound can be administered in tablet form, liquid, or capsule and taken every four hours as needed. It is important to note that this medication can become habit forming. Therefore, it is very important to take precaution when taking this medication. If you take the liquid form, you should shake the bottle well prior to taking the medicine.

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