Unizocine Injection

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Unichem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Unizocine NA Injection

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Primarily used for

Moderate to severe pain
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Unizocine Injection

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Uses of Unizocine Injection

Unizocine Injection is used for moderate to severe pain.
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Side effects of Unizocine Injection

Common

Sweating, Headache, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Vomiting, Weakness, Dehydration, Lightheadedness, Nausea, Edema, Dry mouth, Fatigue, Anemia, Constipation.

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How to use Unizocine Injection

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

How Unizocine Injection works

Unizocine 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 Unizocine Injection

Expert advice for Unizocine Injection

  • Use Unizocine 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 Unizocine, 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Unizocine Injection
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Unizocine Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Unizocine 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.
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Lactation
Unizocine Injection is probably safe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Unizocine Injection may cause sedation especially if taken with alcohol. This may impair your driving ability.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Unizocine Injection should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Unizocine Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Unizocine Injection should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Unizocine Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Donset 2mg Injection, Leosetron 2mg Injection, Naucid 2mg Injection, Ondarom 2mg Injection

Missed Dosageuses

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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Unizocine NA Injection

Frequently asked questions for Pentazocine

Unizocine 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
Unizocine 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
Unizocine 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.
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Substitutes for Unizocine

No substitutes found for this medicine
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