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Darvacet is a common misspelling of Darvocet (acetaminophen/propoxyphene).

What is Darvocet (Darvacet)?

Darvocet (Darvacet) tablets and capsules contain acetaminophen and propoxyphene. They work in the brain to decrease pain. Propoxyphene is in a group of drugs called narcotic pain relievers. Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever and a fever reducer that increases the effects of propoxyphene.

Darvocet (Darvacet) is a mild narcotic analgesic prescribed for the relief of mild to moderate pain, with or without fever.

Darvocet (Darvacet) may cause drowsiness, dizziness, or minor vision changes. These effects may be worse if you take it with alcohol or certain medicines. Use Darvocet (Darvacet) with caution. Do not drive or perform other possibly unsafe tasks until you know how you react to it.

Talk to your doctor before you take any other medicines that may cause drowsiness (eg, antihistamines, sleep aids, muscle relaxers) while you use Darvocet (Darvacet) ; it may add to their effects.

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