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FDA bans Darvocet: Why so long?

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On November 19, 2010, the FDA banned of Darvocet, a widely used pain medication. Darvocet (and its parent Darvon) is an opiod-based propoxyphene drug prescribed for mild to moderate arthritis pain. The FDA first approved it in 1957 which means … Read More