Pain Channel
Topics & Medications
Quicklinks
Related Channels

Darvon

What If I Take an Overdose?

An overdose with Darvon can be very dangerous. If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Darvon Overdose for more information.)
 

Darvon Storage

Darvon capsules should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children. Because it can be a desirable drug of abuse, make sure to keep it in a safe place.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

This medication is often prescribed "as needed," which means that you do not need to take a dose if you do not feel pain. If you forget to take a dose of Darvon and notice significant pain, take your missed dose right away. However, make sure to wait the recommended time before taking the next dose.
 

Available Strengths

Darvon capsules are available in one strength -- Darvon 65-mg capsules. At one point, a 32-mg capsule was available; however, this particular strength is no longer available.
 

Can I Buy Generic Darvon?

This medication is available in generic form (see Generic Darvon).
 
Ways to Prep Your Kitchen to Eat Well During Cancer Treatment

Darvon Medication Information

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2017 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.