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Fortstar 30mg Injection

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Composition for Fortstar 30mg Injection

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Primary uses of Fortstar 30mg Injection

Moderate to severe pain
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Fortstar Injection

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Uses of Fortstar Injection

Fortstar 30mg Injection is used for moderate to severe pain.
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Fortstar Injection side effects

Common

Sweating, Headache, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Vomiting, Weakness, Dehydration, Lightheadedness, Nausea, Edema (swelling), Dryness in mouth, Fatigue, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Constipation.

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How to use Fortstar Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Fortstar Injection works

Fortstar 30mg Injection is an opioid analgesic ( pain reliever). It works by decreasing the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.

In Depth Information on Fortstar Injection

Expert advice for Fortstar Injection

  • Use Fortstar as instructed by your doctor. Never take in greater amounts or more often than prescribed.
  • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Fortstar, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Store opioid pain relievers in a safe place and out of reach of others.
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Fortstar Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Fortstar Injection
Alcohol
CAUTION
Fortstar 30mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fortstar 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.
Lactation
Fortstar 30mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Fortstar 30mg Injection may cause sedation especially if taken with alcohol. This may impair your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Fortstar 30mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fortstar 30mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Fortstar 30mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fortstar 30mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Fortstar Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Fortstar 30mg Injection, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Fortstar Injection

Frequently asked questions about Pentazocine

Fortstar is a narcotic opioid analgesic. It is a controlled substance
Q. Is pentazocine naloxone an opiate/ a narcotic?
Pentazocine naloxone contains 2 medications, pentazocine and naloxone. Pentazocine is a narcotic pain reliever (opiate-type). Naloxone counteracts the effect of opiate active ingredient in it and helps to prevent misuse of this product
Fortstar and hydrocodone belong to same category of drugs and are equally effective and safe in treatment of moderate to severe pain, Always follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. Does pentazocine have codeine in it?
No, it doesn't contain codeine. It is a narcotic opioid analgesic
Fortstar is absorbed from the gastro-intestinal tract; following administration by mouth, peak plasma concentrations are reached in 1-3 hours and the half-life is reported to be 2-3 hours, but it can be detected in urine from 1-3 days.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Fortstar with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Fortstar with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin
Fortstar with Moclobemide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moclobemide: Trima
Fortstar with Sibutramine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sibutramine: Reduce
Fortstar with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lamivudine: Heptavir, Lavir
Fortstar with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Fortstar with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt
Fortstar with Rizatriptan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rizatriptan: Rizact, Rizatan, Rizatrip
Fortstar with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Fortstar with Ramosetron
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ramosetron: Ibset
Fortstar with Azithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Azithromycin: Azitag, Maxithral, Azinova, Zithrocin, Azit, Zyloc, Nthrosin, Azilear, Rezim, Azrade, Bactiazi, Azistar, Elderaze, Azilup, Laz, Aziwis, Unizith, Rti, Azimore, Azee, Azivista, Azlo, Azivent, Azibest, Morzit, Zady, Aziklin, Azinol, Azitru, Remycine, Azileb, Azita, Aznee, Nazi, Azinix, Bio AZ, Azidep, Azirite, Zicin, Azibact, Zikem, Aziagio, Azad, Azithea, Threeomycin, A24, Azimacro, Aro, Aziclass, Uzazy, Azikaa, Azid, Zofacin, Trulimax, Azlupin, Uthral, Azigreat, Aziter, Azi Faith, Azigold, Rizax, Ecothral, Cazithro, Azitex, Azirox, Azitus XL, Azinkya, Izamed, Azicom, Azimed, Macrozin, Azipos, Azipeg, Aziforce, Azoo, Azipar, Azito, Azitab, Azicure, Rowezy, Azilac, Azax, Zithrokem, Azitrac, Azam, Azimount, Direkt, Servazith, Azimint, Azure, Azilin, Azest, Azinew, Azinext, Miomycin, Aziten, Aziway, Azitech, Azicox, Azindica, Aziber, Yash ZI, Zithro, Azisef, Azitin, Zarocin, Maazi, Zomycin, Azopil, Azipar O, Azithree, Azilide, Azigo, Karizma, Aziday, Zithrox, Azenas, Retramycin, Azcre, Pratham, Azoxyn, Vicon, Elzee, Azu OD, Zithcure, Xith, Azitop, Azibig, Azyric, Azifem, Azibiotic, Azifine, Aziline, Azilet, Azotis, Nanogram, Zitro, Zithium, Aziford, Azicid, Ertycin, Azeloc, Azimax, Myaz, Azirav, Zithree, Azycin, Azicrat, Ezecure, Azisoft, Qazi, Activa, Azisuper, Izabof, Zenmac, Aziwar, Azimon, Zohri, Azi Q, Azysafe, Azsuch, Azitras, Azirom, Azikem, Nuazy, Myazi, Zitromycin, Deftolide, Ronin, Nazith, Prazith, Azitsa, Azitas, Azumin, Azforin, Litazith, Flaag, Azmox, Zithromax, 3A, Azitive, Stfaz, Azilife, Azizen, Aziyug, Ortiza, AZ3, Zitis, Wiazi
Fortstar with Haloperidol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Haloperidol: Halopik, Hypnodol, Senorm, Kividol, Trancodol, Helinase, Typidol, Talendol, Trikonace
Fortstar with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris
Fortstar with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: PV 6, Oraloz Mpt
Fortstar with Risperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Risperidone: Ristop, Respik Plus, Riscon, Speridon, Rospitril, Restonorm, RI
Fortstar with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Fortstar with Clomipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clomipramine: Ocifril, Clomilent, Cloclam, Obsenil, Obnil, Clora, Clomip, Anafranil, Zenil
Fortstar with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Fortstar with Itraconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Itraconazole: Itrasig, Itracan, Candiforce, Canditral, Onitraz, Iycotizol, Itrasys, Syntran, Nixitral, I-Tyza, Afderm, Itraderm
Fortstar with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee
Fortstar with Eletriptan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eletriptan: Elipran
Fortstar with Imipramine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imipramine: Elamin, Diamin, Kidep, Depranil, Dimip, Depsol, Imizen, Hemidap, Antipres, Depsin
Fortstar with Posaconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Fortstar with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Episol, Neptoin, C-Toin, Eptoin, Protoin, Pna
Fortstar with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Cita, Topdep
Fortstar with Levosulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride, Prolevo, Micropride
Fortstar with Ketoconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ketoconazole: Hyporal, Hyphoral
Fortstar with Palonosetron
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Palonosetron: Palnox, Aloxy, Palozac, Instantino, Palzen, Themiset
Fortstar with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clarithromycin: Clarimac, Klarim, Cloff, Clarital, Truclar, Claricin, Bioclar, Claribid, Clarie, C Cin, Clarigard, Macrobid
Fortstar with Granisetron
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Granisetron: Granitero, Grandem, Tapit, Graniset, Emegran 3, Cadigran, Granirex, Granexa
Fortstar with Telbivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Telbivudine: Telbihep
Fortstar with Clozapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clozapine: Vizopin, Syclop, Lozapin, Zaporil, Closin, Skizoril, Zopizone, Sizopin, Clozap, Kloza, Refract
Fortstar with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot, Xet, Parocen, Paroxee, Pxt
Fortstar with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor
Fortstar with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia

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