Fortwin 25Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Medicine composition: Pentazocine
Prescription vs OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

Fortwin 25Mg Tablet is a synthetically prepared narcotic. It is used in the treatment of any kind of pain. Fortwin 25Mg Tablet is used before surgery, anesthesia or for any other condition as deemed appropriate by your physician. It belongs to the benzomorphan class of narcotics.

On using Fortwin 25Mg Tablet you may experience the following side effect; depression, cough, nausea, vomiting, insomnia, dryness of the mouth, irritability, drowsiness, difficulty seeing and hearing.

Avoid taking Fortwin 25Mg Tablet if; you are allergic to any medicine, food, substance or any of the ingredients contained within it. Also inform your doctor if you are planning to become pregnant, are pregnant, or are breastfeeding, if you are taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs, if you have a medical history of asthma, bowel diseases, liver, kidney and mental disorders, you have high blood pressure or diarrhea.

Fortwin 25Mg Tablet is injected into the body intramuscularly. It has to be carefully administered by trained hands only. Dosage will be determined by the doctor taking into consideration your specifications and current condition. Change your injection site by rotation as it may damage the tissues.

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Pentalab 30mg injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pentalab 30mg injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Pentazocine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Fortwin 25Mg Tablet is a synthetic narcotic drug that is used as a painkiller. It helps reduce neuron excitability giving pain signals to the brain by inhibiting the action of mu opioid receptors and promoting the action of kappa opioid receptors.

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