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What If I Overdose on Talacen?

An overdose of this medication can be life-threatening. Seek immediate medical attention if you or someone else may have overdosed on Talacen.
 
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How Should This Medication Be Stored?

Talacen should be stored at room temperature, in a safe place to prevent theft or misuse. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets. When you no longer need the medicine, you should dispose of it; do not save it for later use. Ask your pharmacist how to properly dispose of Talacen.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Talacen?

Talacen is usually taken just when needed for pain; therefore, you are unlikely to miss a dose. If you happen to take this medication regularly and forget your scheduled dose, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for the next dose. In this case, simply skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 

Available Strengths

Talacen is available in one strength and form: Pentazocine 25 mg/acetaminophen 650 mg tablets.
 

Can I Buy Generic Talacen?

This medicine is only available in generic form (see Generic Talacen).
 
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