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A healthcare provider may prescribe Talwin to treat moderate-to-severe pain. Talwin is also used prior to surgery or anesthesia, as well as a supplement to anesthesia for surgery. This prescription drug works by binding to certain receptors in the body and mimicking the action of naturally occurring chemicals that block pain.
- To treat moderate-to-severe pain
- For use before surgery or anesthesia (medication that puts you to sleep during surgery)
- As a supplement to anesthesia for surgery.