Talwin Lactate Side Effects
Generic Name: pentazocine, pentazocine hydrochloride
Please note - some side effects for Talwin Lactate may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
Side Effects by Body System - for Healthcare Professionals
Applies to: injectable solution
Nervous system side effects including sweating, dizziness, lightheadedness, hallucinations, sedation, euphoria, headache, confusion, and disorientation have been reported. Weakness, flushing, disturbed dreams, insomnia, and syncope have been reported infrequently. Tremor, chills, paresthesia, irritability, and excitement have been reported rarely.
Gastrointestinal side effects including nausea and vomiting have been reported. Constipation has been reported infrequently. Abdominal distress, anorexia, and diarrhea have been reported rarely.
Depression of the white blood cell count is usually reversible.
Hematologic side effects including depression of the white blood cell count (especially granulocytes) and moderate transient eosinophilia have been reported.
Hypersensitivity reactions including rash have been reported infrequently. Urticaria and edema of the face have been reported rarely. One instance of an apparent anaphylactic reaction has been reported.
Dermatologic side effects including erythema multiforme, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, and toxic epidermal necrolysis have been reported rarely.
Cardiovascular side effects including a decrease in blood pressure and tachycardia have been reported infrequently.
Respiratory side effects including respiratory depression have rarely been reported.
Other side effects including tinnitus have been reported.
Ocular side effects including visual blurring and focusing difficulty have been reported infrequently.
Psychiatric side effects including depression have been reported infrequently.
Genitourinary side effects including urinary retention have rarely been reported.Top
- Talwin Lactate Concise Consumer Information (Cerner Multum)
- pentazocine MedFacts Consumer Leaflet (Wolters Kluwer)
- pentazocine Injection Advanced Consumer (Micromedex) - Includes Dosage Information
- Pentazocine Professional Patient Advice (Wolters Kluwer)
- Pentazocine Hydrochloride Monograph (AHFS DI)
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