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  OXYCODONE (Trade Names: Tylox®, Percodan®, OxyContin®)
Oxycodone controlled-release tablets are prescribed for the management of moderate to severe pain when a continuous, around-the-clock analgesic is needed for an extended period of time.
Oxycodone, [4,5-epoxy-14-hydroxy-3-methoxy-17-methyl-morphinan-6-one, dihydrohydroxycodeinone] is a semi-synthetic opioid agonist derived from thebaine, a constituent of opium.
A 10 mg dose of orally-administered oxycodone is equivalent to a 10 mg dose of subcutaneously administered morphine as an analgesic in the normal population.
www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov /drugs_concern/oxycodone/summary.htm   (776 words)

  
  Oxycodone Drug Addiction Information & Treatment
Oxycodone controlled-release tablets are prescribed for the management of moderate to severe pain when a continuous, around-the-clock analgesic is needed for an extended period of time.
Oxycodone is a semi-synthetic opioid agonist derived from thebaine, a constituent of opium.
A 10 mg dose of orally-administered oxycodone is equivalent to a 10 mg dose of subcutaneously administered morphine as an analgesic in the normal population.
www.stopaddiction.com /narconon_drugs_oxycodone.html   (2294 words)

  
 Oxycodone - Toke Up - Your Online Cannabis Community
Oxycodone and morphine are equipotent for pain control in the normal population; 10 mg of orally-administered oxycodone is equivalent to 10 mg of subcutaneously administered morphine.
Oxycodone is considered to be in all respects morphine-like and, in spite of the chemical relationship to codeine, closer to morphine than to codeine in its dependence liability.
While the original idea of polymer-formulations of oxycodone was to reduce the likelihood of misuse with high dose formulations, opiate abusers quickly learned the ease of extraction of the molecule from the polymer formula and have been injecting or snorting the dissolved tablets in spite of the polymerization and because of its’ higher dosage formulations.
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 Oxycodone | CESAR
Oxycodone is a semi-synthetic opiate manufactured by modifying the chemical thebaine, an organic chemical found in opium.
The chemical structure of oxycodone is similar to another pain reliever - codeine - and is almost as potent as morphine in its ability to produce opiate-like effects.
Oxycodone works on the body through the central nervous system by altering the user's sense of pain and his or her emotional response to pain.
www.cesar.umd.edu /cesar/drugs/oxycodone.asp   (1223 words)

  
 Oxycodone Information on Healthline
Oxycodone may increase the effects of other drugs that cause drowsiness, including antidepressants, other antihistamines, other pain relievers, anxiety medicines, seizure medicines, and muscle relaxants.
Oxycodone is habit forming and should only be used under close supervision by patients with an alcohol or drug addiction.
Oxycodone is in the FDA pregnancy category B. This means that it is unlikely to cause birth defects.
www.healthline.com /multumcontent/oxycodone   (403 words)

  
 Oxycodone
Oxycodone may increase the effects of other drugs that cause drowsiness, including antidepressants, other antihistamines, other pain relievers, anxiety medicines, seizure medicines, and muscle relaxants.
Oxycodone is habit forming and should only be used under close supervision by patients with an alcohol or drug addiction.
Oxycodone may cause addiction and withdrawal symptoms, difficulty breathing, and sedation in a nursing infant.
www.ncpainmanagement.com /Oxycodone.htm   (1455 words)

  
 Oxycodone   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Oxycodone is a semisynthetic narcotic analgesic derived by chemical modification from codeine.
Oxycodone has very high abuse potential because it is highly effective when taken orally., is often easily available., and has a high degree of consistent potency.
Oxycodone is metabolized by demethylation to noroxycodone and oxymorphone followed by glucuronidation.
www.iatdmct.org /oxycodone.html   (1977 words)

  
 Oxycodone rarely the sole cause of drug abuse deaths, new study finds   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Oxycodone is a morphine-like pain medication found in dozens of analgesics sold throughout the United States.
An Oxycodone Postmortem Database containing 1243 cases was assembled that consisted of solicited submissions from Medical Examiner and Coroner offices in 23 states in the United States over the period from August 27, 1999, through January 17, 2002.
Oxycodone presence was based on toxicology testing; OxyContin identification was based on evidence found at the scene, credible witness reports, or identification of tablets or remnants in gastrointestinal contents.
www.eurekalert.org /pub_releases/2003-02/pn-ort022603.php   (607 words)

  
 aspirin and oxycodone
Oxycodone is habit forming and should be used only under close supervision if you have an alcohol or drug addiction.
Oxycodone may cause addiction and withdrawal symptoms as well as other harmful effects in an unborn baby.
Oxycodone may increase the effects of other drugs that cause drowsiness, including antidepressants, alcohol, antihistamines, sedatives (used to treat insomnia), other pain relievers, anxiety medicines, and muscle relaxants.
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 Oxycodone - Lostpedia
Oxycodone is a highly addictive drug that Jack is seen abusing in the future.
Oxycodone is a prescription opiate and has addictive properties similar to heroin which Charlie was addicted to at the time of the crash.
Oxycodone was initially marketed as having less risk of dependence or addiction than other presciption pain killers.
www.lostpedia.com /wiki/Oxycodone   (249 words)

  
 Oxycodone
Oxycodone's action appears to work through stimulating the opioid receptors found in the central nervous system that activate responses ranging from analgesia to respiratory depression to euphoria.
Oxycodone has a high abuse potential and is prescribed for moderate to high pain relief associated with injuries, bursitis, dislocation, fractures, neuralgia, arthritis, and lower back and cancer pain.
Oxycodone Emergency Department mentions increased 70% from 2000 to 2001, compared to the 186% surge in mentions from 1999 to 2000.
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 Phlog - oxycodone   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 Oxycodone/Ibuprofen (Combunox)
Oxycodone is an opioid analgesic, which acts on opiate receptors in the central nervous system.
The oxycodone component is absorbed from the intestinal tract into the blood stream, with maximal concentrations occurring between 1.3 to 2 hours after administration.
Approximately 45% of the oxycodone is bound to plasma proteins.
uuhsc.utah.edu /pharmacy/bulletins/combunox.html   (487 words)

  
 Oxycodone
Oxycodone is used to treat moderate to severe pain.
Oxycodone may be habit-forming and should be used only by the person it was prescribed for.
Oxycodone is a drug of abuse and you should be aware if any person in the household is using this medicine improperly or without a prescription.
www.drugs.com /oxycodone.html   (1512 words)

  
 Oxycodone
Oxycodone is 14-hydroxydihydrocdeinone which is a white odorless crystalline powder derived from the opium alkaloid, thebaine.
It is a semisynthetic narcotic analgesic that is derived from thebaine.
Between 33 — 61% of a single dose of oxycodone is excreted in a 24 hour urine collection and consists of 13 — 19% free oxycodone, 7 — 29% conjugated oxycodone, 13 — 14% conjugated oxymorphone and an unknown amount of noroxycodone.
www.sdrl.com /druglist/oxycodone.html   (276 words)

  
 oxycodone - MSN Health & Fitness - Medications
Oxycodone is habit forming and should only be used under close supervision by patients with an alcohol or drug addiction.
Oxycodone is in the FDA pregnancy category B. This means that it is unlikely to cause birth defects.
Oxycodone may cause addiction and withdrawal symptoms, difficulty breathing, and sedation in a nursing infant.
health.msn.com /medications/articlepage.aspx?cp-documentid=100106497   (1380 words)

  
 Effect of pH on Sublingual Absorption of Oxycodone Hydrochloride
For intravenous administration, oxycodone hydrochloride aqueous solution was used; a sterile drug solution was prepared by filtration (double 0.22 μm filters), and a dose of 100 μg oxycodone injected into the marginal ear vein cannula followed by a 0.1-mL flush with 10% (vol/vol) heparin/normal saline solution, to keep the cannula patent.
Figure 2 illustrates the mean plasma oxycodone concentration versus time relationship that resulted after oxycodone formulations 1 and 2 were sprayed onto the sublingual mucosa of the rabbit, in comparison to IV administration of oxycodone.
Also, a sublingual formulation of oxycodone permits the use of lower doses of oxycodone for pain management, since a greater portion of the medication is absorbed directly into the bloodstream, thereby allowing a direct route to the afflicted target area.
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Oxycodone may increase the effects of other drugs that cause drowsiness, including antidepressants, other antihistamines, other pain relievers, anxiety medicines, seizure medicines, and muscle relaxants.
oxycodone, like morphine, acts on the brain but does not show the full spectrum of mood altering effects seen with morphine or heroin, nor are the effects long lasting.
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 Oxycodone (OxyContin, Roxicodone) Drug Information on MedicineNet.com
Oxycodone increases pain tolerance and decreases discomfort, but the presence of pain is still apparent.
Oxycodone can depress breathing, and is used with caution in elderly, debilitated patients and in patients with serious lung disease.
oxycodone and acetaminophen, Percocet, Roxicet, Tylox, Endocet - Deciphers the medications oxycodone and acetaminophen (Percocet, Roxicet, Tylox), which are drugs prescribed for the relief of moderate to moderately severe pain.
www.medicinenet.com /oxycodone/article.htm   (795 words)

  
 Oxycodone and Aspirin
Oxycodone, as with other narcotic (opiate) analgesics, blocks pain perception in the cerebral cortex by binding to specific receptor molecules (opiate receptors) within the neuronal membranes of synapses.
Mu and kappa are the two subtypes of the opiate receptor which oxycodone binds to to cause analgesia.
Oxycodone, as with other narcotic analgesics, is recommended only for limited acute dosing (ie, 3 days or less).
www.umm.edu /altmed/ConsDrugs/OxycodoneandAspirincd.html   (1018 words)

  
 Cancer Treatment Information—Chemotherapy, Radiation Oncology, and Surgery | OncoLink
Oxycodone is a synthetic medication with actions similar to Morphine.
Oxycodone and all opiate painkillers work by activating certain receptors in the brain that cause pain relief.
Side effects to Oxycodone and all other opiate medications are related to the receptors that these medications activate to cause their pain relief.
www.oncolink.upenn.edu /treatment/article.cfm?c=2&s=10&id=271   (958 words)

  
 aspirin and oxycodone - [Medication]
Oxycodone is habit forming and should be used only under close supervision if you have an alcohol or drug addiction.
Oxycodone may cause addiction and withdrawal symptoms as well as other harmful effects in an unborn baby.
Oxycodone may increase the effects of other drugs that cause drowsiness, including antidepressants, alcohol, antihistamines, sedatives (used to treat insomnia), other pain relievers, anxiety medicines, and muscle relaxants.
www.peacehealth.org /kbase/multum/d03432a1.htm   (1481 words)

  
 MedlinePlus Drug Information: Oxycodone
Oxycodone extended-release (long-acting) tablets should be used only to treat people who need regularly scheduled doses of pain medication to treat continuous pain for an extended period of time.
Oxycodone 60 mg tablets and oxycodone 160 mg tablets (not available in the United States) should only be used to treat people who are tolerant (used to the effects of a medication) to narcotic pain medication.
Oxycodone is used to relieve moderate to severe pain.
www.nlm.nih.gov /medlineplus/druginfo/medmaster/a682132.html   (1486 words)

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