Unizocine

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Unizocine Information

Unizocine is a prescription drug, available for use as Injection. Pain are some of its major therapeutic uses. The alternative uses of Unizocine have also been explained below.

The correct dosage of Unizocine depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Unizocine as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Unizocine are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Unizocine is Moderate for pregnant women and Mild for women who are breastfeeding. Warnings related to Unizocine's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Unizocine is not recommended if you suffer from certain medical conditions as it can have adverse effects. COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), Liver Disease, Kidney Disease are examples of such conditions. Other contraindications of Unizocine have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Drug reaction of Unizocine with other medicines has been reported. Refer to the list below for further details.

In addition to the above precautions for Unizocine, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.



Unizocine Benefits & Uses

Unizocine is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Other Benefits

Unizocine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Pain
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 30 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 4 hourly
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: For course duration follow doctor's advice, IV, SC dose are also same, Pain in -Trauma, Surgery, Burns, Labour, Cancer
Geriatric
  • Disease: Pain
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 30 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 4 hourly
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: For course duration follow doctor's advice, IV, SC dose are also same, Pain in -Trauma, Surgery, Burns, Labour, Cancer
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Pain
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 30 mg
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 4 hourly
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: For course duration follow doctor's advice, IV, SC dose are also same, Pain in -Trauma, Surgery, Burns, Labour, Cancer


Unizocine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Unizocine is used -

Moderate

  • Confusion

Mild

Unizocine Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Unizocine safe for pregnant women?


    Unizocine can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Unizocine right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

    Moderate
  • Is the use of Unizocine safe during breastfeeding?


    Side effects of Unizocine on breastfeeding women are very mild.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Unizocine on the Kidneys?


    Unizocine rarely harms the kidneys.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Unizocine on the Liver?


    Very few cases of side effects of Unizocine on the liver have been reported.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Unizocine on the Heart?


    Unizocine is rarely harmful for the heart.

    Mild


Severe Interaction of Unizocine with Other Drugs

Unizocine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe



Unizocine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Unizocine unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Unizocine

  • Is this Unizocine habit forming or addictive?


    Yes, Unizocine cause dependence in some cases. Talk to your doctor before taking it.

    Yes
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Unizocine. So it is best to avoid driving.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Unizocine should be used only after doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    Unizocine is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

    No

Unizocine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Unizocine


    Taking Unizocine with food does not harm your health.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Unizocine


    Consumption of alcohol and Unizocine together may have severe effects on your health.

    Severe


Frequently asked Questions about Unizocine

Question over 3 years ago

Does Unizocine cause miscarriage?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Yes, Unizocine may cause miscarriage. It has been reported by the patient who is taking this drug. You are recommended to avoid taking this medicine during pregnancy.

Question almost 4 years ago

How to take Unizocine?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, MD , Cardiology

The dose of Unizocine may vary from case to case basis depending on the severity of the pain and medical condition of the patient. You are advised to take it as per your doctor's instructions. It can be taken with or without food. Precautions must be taken in patients with epilepsy, palpitations, and improper liver or kidney function. Have recently had a heart attack

Question almost 4 years ago

Can I discontinue Unizocine on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS , General Physician

No, Unizocine should not be discontinued without doctors advice because sudden discontinuation of this drug can result in unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

Question over 3 years ago

Does Unizocine cause seizure?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Unizocine may cause a seizure. It has been reported by the patient who is taking this drug. So you are advised to take this medicine on doctor advice only and also inform your doctor if you already suffer from seizures before taking this medicine.

Question over 3 years ago

Does Unizocine cause constipation?

Dr. Ram Saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Unizocine may cause constipation in a few cases only. It is a rare side effect of this medicine. If you are experiencing constipation after taking this drug, then try to eat fiber-rich food, take digestive enzymes and laxatives might be helpful in reducing constipation.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 480-482

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Talwin (pentazocine)

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Talwin® Nx CIV (pentazocine hydrochloride and naloxone hydrochloride)



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