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Generic Name
Pentazocin
Trade Name
Talwin-Nx
Risk Category
C
  • Studies on animals show adverse effect and toxicity on fetus.
  • No adequate and well controlled studies done on pregnant women.
  • Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit outweighs the potential risk to the fetus.
FDA Pregnancy Risk Categories

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Indication
Indication
  • Opioid analgesic.
  • Fetal Risk
    Fetal Risk
  • Reported association with central nervous system anomalies in animals.
  • Crosses human placenta.
  • Chronic maternal intake of the drug causes neonatal withdrawal.
  • If used in labor it may cause increase in uterine activity without change in fetal heart patterns but may cause neonatal respiratory depression at birth.
  • maternal addiction during pregnancy causes intrauterine growth retardation without congenital anomalies.
  • Breast Feeding
    Breast Feeding
  • Unknown excretion into milk nor effects on nursing infants.
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