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Talwin® (pentazocine lactate), a type of opioid medicine, is approved for treating certain kinds of pain. It is also a controlled substance, which means specific laws control its sale and use. A few of the conditions you should let your healthcare provider know about before taking this medication include a head injury, liver or kidney disease, or a history of alcohol or drug abuse. Talwin comes as a liquid that is injected into a vein, muscle, or just under the skin every three to four hours.
(Click Talwin for more information on how the drug works, other existing medical conditions to tell your healthcare provider about, and tips on when and how to use it. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)