Application Information

This drug has been submitted to the FDA under the reference 016732/001.

Names and composition

"TALWIN 50" is the commercial name of a drug composed of PENTAZOCINE HYDROCHLORIDE.


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Is Talwin NX® (PENTAZOCINE NALOXONE) a strong medication?
How is it compared to Hydrocodone 5,7.5 and 10mg? Asked by Shakira Langelier 2 years ago.

Talwin is an effective opiate pain reliever comparable to codiene and hydrocodone. It is a partial antagonist, meaning it causes less euphoria, and in opiate addicted patients, can cause withdrawal symptoms. The "NX" means it contains naloxone (a pure opiate antagonist), so if the pills are dissolved and injected, it will cause severe withdrawal symptoms. The naloxone is ineffective orally. Comparability depends on dose. 10 mg of hydrocodone is approximately equal to 50 mg of pentazocine. DK Answered by Delmer Vanderschel 2 years ago.

Pentazocine Naloxone Answered by Clarence Corbett 2 years ago.

That is not true Answered by Love Frampton 2 years ago.

Is Talwin Nx a little, light green pill with Watson on one side and 3--? /50 0.5?
3--? or 5--?, I cant really read the numbers Asked by Neoma Mccallon 2 years ago. says that it's oblong, scored, and yellow. You might have generic version, however, so check with your pharmacist. Answered by Annis Ude 2 years ago.

Can someone tell me how long certain substances stay in your system?
just out of curiosity, wondering how long would it take for amphetamines, cocaine, marijuana, or any pills, (ex.) xanax,vicodan etc. to leave your system and not show on drug screening? Asked by Christy Haymon 2 years ago.

These are urine screens, not blood or hair tests Alcohol (Ethanol) - usually 1-2 days max Amphetamine - usually 1-2 days, 3 days max Methamphetamine - usually 1-2 days, 3 days max Antabuse - 1 -3 days Barbiturates: Secobarbital - usually 1-2 days, 3 days max Pentobarbital - usually 1-2 days, 3 days max Butalbital - usually 1-2 days, 3 days max Phenobarbital - 1-7 days, 14-21 days max Benzos: Valium, Ativan, Dalmane, Librium, Xanax, Serax 1-9 days, max 21 Klonopin 1-3 days Clonidine - 2-3 days Cocaine - 2-4 days, 7-9 daty max (Heavy user) Placidyl - 1-3 days, 5 days max Fentanyl - 1-3 days Doriden - 1-3 days Hydroxyzine - Vistaril®, Atarax® - 1-3 days LSD - 1-3 days Marijuana (Cannabinoids) Marinol® 100 ng screen - 0-22 days, 45 days heavy user 50 ng screen - 0-30 days, 60 days heavy user 20 ng screen - 3 - 46 days, 77 days heavy user MDMA/MDA (Ecstasy) - 3-5 days Meperidine (Demerol) 1-3 days Meprobamate 1-3 days Methadone -1-2 days, 3 days max Methaqualone Quaalude 1-5 days, 14 days max Naltrexone - 2-3 days Opioids (Morphine, heroin, oxycodone, hydrocodone) - 3 days PCP (Phencyclidine) -1-14 days, 30 max Pentazocine Talwin 1-3 days Phenmetrazine Preludin 1-3 days Phenothiazines Thorazine,Phenergan, Mellaril 1-4 days Propoxyphene Darvon, Darvocet 1-2 days Prozac - 2-3 days Psilocybin (mushrooms) - 1-2 days Quinine - 1-3 days, 5 days max Ritalin - 2-3 days Tricyclic Antidepressants Elavil,Sinequan, Tofranil, Pamelor - 1-4 days, 9 days max Hope this helps Rick the Pharmacist Answered by Ignacio Kirkendall 2 years ago.

It takes at least a month for pot to get out of your systen depending on your metabolism. Other drugs that dont stay in you fat cells like amphetamines will leave your body in about 72 hours. However don't take this to heart everybodys body cleans itself at different speeds. Answered by Gracia Kille 2 years ago.

MARIJUANA - 2 weeks to 30 days pending on potency COCAINE - 3 days AMPHETAMINES - 3 days almost all RX meds are diff, could be anywhere from 24 hours to a week to clear ur system Answered by Freddie Harcey 2 years ago.

Well for Marijuana it takes about a month, pain killer and stuff like that about a week to 2 weeks depending on how many was tooken. For all the others I'm not so sure. Answered by Norine Lanen 2 years ago.

I know from experience pot is about a month, coke is anywhere from 3 days to a week depending on how much was used and any pill is about a month but if ur using its not good!!! stop or it'll catch up to you ..real quick... Answered by Emelia Raitt 2 years ago.

If you are on drugs, and I pray you are not, get off them. I have spent a life helping people who have blown out on drugs (on a nursing unit in a hospital), and some of them are so young (17,18 years old) that it breaks my heart to see a mind and body totally lost to us forever. Of course, I just saying that out of curiosity on my part. Answered by Collette Timperman 2 years ago.

This is exactly why you should never do drugs. If you want to be anything more than a restaurant worker, you will probably be drug screened. Don't be a loser, stay clean. Answered by Chandra Laessig 2 years ago.

Cannabis stays in your system the longest....up to 6 months if you smoke it like a nutter...powder and pills....should be out in a matter of tea water and exercise(getting a sweat on) helps........ Answered by Terrence Gilcris 2 years ago.

Does anyone have a natural or homeopathic remedy for tinnitis?
The doctor said I have tinnitis (buzzing or ringing in ears.) Is there any natural or homeopathic remedy for this? I will soon go crazy with it. Doctor said there was a medicine, a steroid, which could possibly alleviate it, but I checked medicine out on the internet, and it said use for chemotherapy. I... Asked by Alaine Michello 2 years ago.

The doctor said I have tinnitis (buzzing or ringing in ears.) Is there any natural or homeopathic remedy for this? I will soon go crazy with it. Doctor said there was a medicine, a steroid, which could possibly alleviate it, but I checked medicine out on the internet, and it said use for chemotherapy. I don't want that. Please help before I go nuts!!!! Thank you. Answered by David Boos 2 years ago.

High blood pressure and hyperthyroidism can cause tinnitus; if you have or suspect either, you need to get them under control. Discuss hyperthyroidism with your doctor. In addition, Meniere's syndrome can cause it. A common cause of tinnitus and the most simple to remedy is an accumulation of earwax. Once the wax is removed, the sound will disappear. Some people who suffer from tinnitus are reacting to salicylates, anti-inflammatory agents including aspirin, analgesics (pain relievers), and antipyretics (fever-lowering agents). Many over-the-counter as well as prescription medications contain salicylates. If you take any drug that contains salicylates regularly--aspirin being the most common--you should investigate whether this is causing your tinnitus. If possible (after discussion with your doctor), eliminate the drug for a period of time to see if it has any effect. Salicylates also occur naturally in foods such as almonds, apples, apricots, blackberries, boysenberries, cherries, cucumbers and pickles, currants, dewberries, gooseberries, grapes or raisins, nectarines, oranges, peaches, plums or prunes, raspberries, strawberries, and tomatoes. Other drugs that can cause tinnitus include atropine sulfate, caffeine, chloroquine, Flexeril, ergotamine derivatives, nicotine, Talwin, quinidine, and quinine. You'll notice that I mentioned both caffeine and nicotine in the list of drugs that can cause tinnitus. Smoking or drinking too much coffee can cause tinnitus. Stop smoking. Eliminate caffeine--from coffee, sodas, medications, and chocolate--for at least a week to see if your symptoms are affected. Diet can play a role in tinnitus. Both a high-fat and high-cholesterol diet can reduce the flow of oxygen to the inner ear. Studies have shown that many patients with unexplained tinnitus who adopted a low-fat, low-cholesterol diet found a reduction in their symptoms. Low blood sugar has also been implicated in tinnitus. If you think this might be true for you, on how to stabilize your blood sugar through diet and chromium supplementation. Vitamin A is closely associated with the health of' the inner ear. Many studies have shown that people with low levels of vitamin A suffer from auditory problems. If you suffer from tinnitus you should be sure you're getting enough. Zinc could play a role in the development of tinnitus. There's some evidence that patients who have tinnitus may require extra supplementation. Calcium is another supplement that can help relieve tinnitus. Gingko biloba has also been helpful. Vitamin A: 10,000 IU daily. Zinc: 50 mg daily. Calcium: 1,200 mg daily at bedtime. Ginkgo biloba: 40 mg, 3/day. Answered by Laquanda Kryston 2 years ago.

There are many homeopathic remedies indicated. For dosage, and specific symptoms, check the website indicated below. Calcarea carbonica Carbo vegetabilis China (also called Cinchona officinalis) Chininum sulphuricum Cimicifuga Coffea cruda Graphites Kali carbonicum Lycopodium Natrum salicylicum Salicylicum acidum Answered by Ranae Spees 2 years ago.

Tinnitus can be treated Homeopathically but you would need to see a qualified homeopath to work out the best remedy for you. Tinnitus is different for different people and the Homeopath would need to know the exact symptoms you are experiencing before prescribing a remedy. Answered by Leticia Conrath 2 years ago.

My brother and I both suffer with the same problem in our ears and have found no products that you can buy that will help you. I have learned something different over the years with my tinnitis. An old Ayurvedic Medicine saying states "what you put your attention on will grow stronger in your life and what you take your attention away from will diminish. Think about how when you get really involved in something how you don't notice the ringing, but it is still there. Also at times I try hard to focus on my ringing thinking that my ears are trying to pick up some kind of frequency. Think about all that invisble stuff out there like internet, cell phone, tv, radio waves that your ears might be trying to connect with. Maybe we can learn to tune into a radio station or the internet in our heads:~) Good luck! Answered by Adelina Tonozzi 2 years ago.

A friend of a friend had a child who got strep all the time and obviously did not want to give them antibiotics all the time. She did some research and found some therapy involving vitamin E. Your tonsils are traps for bacteria and when you get strep it tends to hang around in there longer if your tonsils tend to swell. Taking the vitamin E will keep your tonsils from swelling and therefore keep strep from hanging around. I can usually get rid of strep without antibiotics if I gargle with warm salt water several times a day when I feel it coming on. My daughter on the other hand is a carrier for strep and will get it at the drop of hat. Her tonsils swell very badly which makes things worse. She has had much luck with slamming vitamin E as soon as her throat starts to feel rough. Research it and see what you think. Answered by Cassandra Csuhta 2 years ago.

I have the same problem but it comes and goes. In eastern medicine, TCM, ringing in the ears is tied to the kidneys. Maybe you should check into Chinese medicine and see if there are some dietary changes that you can make or herbs that you can take to help the problem. You could also inquire about acupuncture to help the problem. I would definitely stay away from their hard core drugs. They don't fix your problem, they only mask it. They will also do more damage than good. They will overtax your liver and give you numerous other side effects! Answered by Cyril Harshfield 2 years ago.

You might try to find a good massage therapists that practices movement modalities (The Feldenkrais Technique) and nueromuscular trigger point therapy. Tinnitus can be caused by trigger points. Answered by Jenine Liebl 2 years ago.

The Yoga Pranayam (breathing exercises) will help with tinnitus problem.You will feel a difference in days, but allow upto 4 months for tinnitus to disappear. Build up your timing gradually. If you feel tired or dizzy, stop and resume after 1 minute. Bhastrika - Take a long deep breath into the lungs(chest not tummy) via the nose and then completely breathe out through the nose. Duration upto 5 minutes. Anulom Vilom – Close your right nostril with thumb and deep breath-in through left nostril then – close left nostril with two fingers and breath-out through right nostril then -keeping the left nostril closed deep breath-in through right nostril then - close your right nostril with thumb and breath-out through left nostril. This is one cycle of anulom vilom. Repeat this cycle for 20 to 30 minutes twice a day(maximum 60 minutes in one day). You can do this before breakfast/lunch/dinner or before bedtime or in bed.Remember to take deep long breaths into the lungs.You can do this while sitting on floor or chair or lying in bed. Bhramri Pranayam -Close eyes. Close ears with thumb, index finger on forehead, and rest three fingers on base of nose touching eyes. Breathe in through nose. And now breathe out through nose while humming like a bee. Duration : 5 to 12 times Kapalbhati -(Do it before eating) Push air forcefully out through the nose about once per second. Stomach will itself go in(contract in). The breathing in(through the nose) will happen automatically. Establish a rhythm and do for 20 to 30 minutes twice a day.(Max 60 min/day) Not for pregnant women. Seriously ill people do it gently. Once you are better, continue the pranayam once a day. Be patient, as the benefits will show over a period of months.Only by doing you will benefit and feel good because you are helping your body.Those who say I have tried everything.... will be amazed at the result of doing pranayam. -- Answered by Wesley Jhonston 2 years ago.


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