Also known as Nucynta
Tapentadol (trade names: Nucynta, Palexia, In India available as TAPAL by MSN Labs) is a centrally acting analgesic with a dual mode of action as an agonist of the μ-opioid receptor and as a norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor. It is also an agonist of the σ2 receptor, though the function of this orphan receptor remains controversial.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $186.02 for an average of 21 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed tapentadol to treat blastomycosis, rabies, west nile virus, and pick disease.
Patients taking tapentadol most commonly experience side effects like nausea, headache, and constipation.