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Nucynta ER: Oral tablet, extended release

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Nucynta ER 50mg Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: OMJ 50 
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Nucynta ER 50mg Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: OMJ 50 
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Nucynta ER 100mg Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: OMJ 100 
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Nucynta ER 100mg Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: OMJ 100 
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Nucynta ER 150mg Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: OMJ 150 
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Nucynta ER 150mg Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: OMJ 150 
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Nucynta ER 200mg Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: OMJ 200 
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Nucynta ER 200mg Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: OMJ 200 
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Nucynta ER 250mg Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: OMJ 250 
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Nucynta ER 250mg Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Pill Identification: OMJ 250 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Nucynta ER: Oral tablet, extended release

What is this medicine?

TAPENTADOL (ta PEN ta dol) is a pain reliever. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain that lasts for more than a few days. It is also used to treat nerve pain caused by diabetes.

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Nucynta ER: Oral tablet, extended release
Usage by Gender
60.88%
39.12%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.34%
17.69%
53.74%
28.23%
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