Common brands: Xtampza ER, Oxaydo, Roxicodone
It can treat moderate to severe pain.
High risk for addiction and dependence. Can cause respiratory distress and death when taken in high doses or when combined with other substances, especially alcohol.
Brands: Xtampza ER, Oxaydo, Roxicodone, and Oxycontin
Availability: Prescription needed
Pregnancy: Consult a doctor
Alcohol: Avoid. Very serious interactions can occur
Drug class: Opioid
Warnings: Oxycodone has a risk for abuse and addiction, which can lead to overdose and death. Oxycodone may also cause severe, possibly fatal, To lower your risk, your doctor should have you take the smallest dose of oxycodone that works, and take it for the shortest possible time.
For informational purposes only. Consult your local medical authority for advice.