In talwin there are two different drugs. What are they and are they both narcotics?
TALWIN NX (pentazocine and naloxone hydrochlorides, USP) contains pentazocine hydrochloride, USP, equivalent to 50 mg base and is a member of the benzazocine series (also known as the benzomorphan series), and naloxone hydrochloride, USP, equivalent to 0.5 mg base.
Pentazocine: Opioid agonist-antagonist analgesic.
Naloxone: is a an opioid antagonist.
Please do double check it with a doc/pharmacist, take care.
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