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Talacen (Pentazocine / Acetaminophen) - Summary

 
 



TALACEN SUMMARY

TALACEN®
Pentazocine hydrochloride, USP,
and acetaminophen, USP.

TALACEN is a combination of pentazocine hydrochloride, USP, equivalent to 25 mg base and acetaminophen, USP, 650 mg. Pentazocine is a member of the benzazocine series (also known as the benzomorphan series).

TALACEN is indicated for the relief of mild to moderate pain.


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NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

Published Studies Related to Talacen (Pentazocine / Acetaminophen)

[Postoperative nausea and vomiting after laparoscopic cholecystectomy under total intravenous anesthesia using propofol combined with fentanyl or pentazocine] [2007.11]
BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to compare the incidence of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) in propofol-anesthetized patients receiving either fentanyl or pentazocine as opioid supplement... CONCLUSIONS: The incidence of PONV in propofol-anesthetized patients receiving pentazocine as opioid supplement is not different from that in patients receiving fentanyl.

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