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Nucytna is a common misspelling of Nucynta (tapentadol).

What is Nucynta?

Nucytna is used to treat moderate to severe acute pain in certain patients.

Nucytna belongs to a group of drugs called narcotic pain relievers and is similar to morphine. It works in certain areas of the brain and nervous system to decrease pain. The exact mechanism of action of Nucytna is unknown.

Nucytna side effects include nausea, dizziness, vomiting, somnolence, and headache.

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