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What is pentazocine-naloxone?

Pentazocine-naloxone is a combination drug. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain. Pentazocine belongs to a group of drugs called narcotic pain relievers. Naloxone is also a narcotic drug; it helps to prevent the misuse of narcotic medicines. Brand names for pentazocine-naloxone include Talwin NX.

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