Dose: 100 MG
Nucynta (tapentadol) is an opioid pain medication. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic. Nucynta is used to treat moderate to severe pain. The extended-release form of tapentadol (Nucynta ER) is for around-the-clock treatment of pain that is not controlled by other medicines. It is not for use on an as-needed basis for pain.