Users' questions

Where can I get a prescription for oxycodone?

Where can I get a prescription for oxycodone?

Oxycodone is only available on prescription. It comes as slow-release tablets, capsules and a liquid which you swallow. It can also be given by an injection, but this is usually done in hospital. Oxycodone is also known by the brand names Oxynorm and OxyContin.

How often can you take oxycodone in a day?

How often you take it depends on the type of oxycodone that you’ve been prescribed: You can take oxycodone at any time of day, but try to take it at the same time every day and space your doses evenly. For example, if you take oxycodone twice a day and have your first dose at 8am, take your second dose at 8pm. Will my dose go up or down?

When to use a slow release oxycodone tablet?

They’re used for pain which is expected to last for a short time and often used when you start taking oxycodone, to help find the right dose. Oxycodone tablets are slow release. This means the oxycodone is gradually released into your body over either 12 or 24 hours. This type of oxycodone takes longer to start working but lasts longer.

Are there any side effects to taking oxycodone?

It’s possible to become addicted to oxycodone, but this is rare if you’re taking it to relieve pain and as your doctor has prescribed. Oxycodone can cause withdrawal problems. Do not stop taking the medicine suddenly. The most common side effects of oxycodone are constipation, feeling sick and sleepy. 3. Who can and cannot take oxycodone

They’re used for pain which is expected to last for a short time and often used when you start taking oxycodone, to help find the right dose. Oxycodone tablets are slow release. This means the oxycodone is gradually released into your body over either 12 or 24 hours. This type of oxycodone takes longer to start working but lasts longer.

It’s possible to become addicted to oxycodone, but this is rare if you’re taking it to relieve pain and as your doctor has prescribed. Oxycodone can cause withdrawal problems. Do not stop taking the medicine suddenly. The most common side effects of oxycodone are constipation, feeling sick and sleepy. 3. Who can and cannot take oxycodone

Oxycodone is only available on prescription. It comes as slow-release tablets, capsules and a liquid which you swallow. It can also be given by an injection, but this is usually done in hospital. Oxycodone is also known by the brand names Oxynorm and OxyContin.

Is it safe to swallow an oxycodone capsule whole?

Swallow the capsule or tablet whole to avoid exposure to a potentially fatal overdose. Do not crush, chew, break, open, or dissolve. Never crush or break an oxycodone pill to inhale the powder or mix it into a liquid to inject the drug into your vein. This can cause in death.