What kind of opiod is used in tapentadol (nucynta) pills?

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13 Nov 2009

Tapentadol is the narcotic present in Nucynta. It is similar to morphine.

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Mom_of_two 16 Nov 2009

How addictive is Nucynta?

Marvell 16 Nov 2009

I could say how addictive comparatively, but I'm sure it's addictive.

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