Generic Name: oxycodone (ox i KOE done)
Brand Names: Oxaydo, OxyCONTIN, Oxyfast, Roxicodone, Xtampza ER
What is oxycodone?
Oxycodone is an opioid torment pharmaceutical. An opioid is here and there called an opiate.
Oxycodone is utilized to treat direct to extreme agony.
The expanded discharge type of this medication is for day and night treatment of torment. This type of oxycodone isn’t for use on an as-required reason for torment.
You ought not utilize oxycodone on the off chance that you have serious asthma or breathing issues, or a blockage in your stomach or digestion tracts.
Oxycodone can moderate or stop your relaxing.
Oxycodone might be propensity framing, even at customary measurements. Take this medication precisely as endorsed by your specialist. Never share the pharmaceutical with someone else. Abuse OF NARCOTIC PAIN MEDICATION CAN CAUSE ADDICTION, OVERDOSE, OR DEATH, particularly in a youngster or other individual utilizing the drug without a solution.
Taking this solution amid pregnancy may cause hazardous withdrawal indications in the infant.
Lethal symptoms can happen in the event that you utilize this pharmaceutical with liquor, or with different medications that reason languor or moderate your relaxing.
Before taking this solution
You ought not utilize oxycodone on the off chance that you are susceptible to it, or in the event that you have:
- serious asthma or breathing issues; or
- a blockage in your stomach or digestive organs.
You ought not utilize this solution unless you are as of now utilizing a comparable opioid medication and are tolerant to it.
Most brands of oxycodone are not endorsed for use in individuals under 18. OxyContin ought not be given to a tyke more youthful than 11 years of age.
To ensure this pharmaceutical is ok for you, tell your specialist on the off chance that you have:
- a past filled with head damage, mind tumor, or seizures;
- a past filled with tranquilize mishandle, liquor habit, or psychological sickness;
- pee issues;
- liver or kidney illness;
- issues with your gallbladder, pancreas, or thyroid; or
- on the off chance that you utilize a calming like Valium (diazepam, alprazolam, lorazepam, Ativan, Klonopin, Restoril, Tranxene, Versed, Xanax, and others).
In the event that you utilize oxycodone while you are pregnant, your child could wind up noticeably reliant on the medication. This can cause dangerous withdrawal side effects in the infant after it is conceived. Children conceived subject to propensity shaping medication may require therapeutic treatment for a little while.
Long haul utilization of opioid prescription may influence richness (capacity to have youngsters) in men or ladies. It isn’t known whether opioid consequences for fruitfulness are changeless.
Try not to bosom nourish. Oxycodone can go into bosom drain and may cause tiredness or breathing issues in a nursing infant.
In what manner would it be advisable for me to utilize oxycodone?
Take oxycodone precisely as recommended. Take after all bearings on your medicine name. Oxycodone can moderate or stop your breathing, particularly when you begin utilizing this medication or at whatever point your measurement is changed. Never take this prescription in bigger sums, or for longer than recommended. Tell your specialist if the medication appears to quit filling in too in easing your torment.
Oxycodone might be propensity framing. Never share this medication with someone else, particularly somebody with a past filled with tranquilize manhandle or compulsion. Abuse OF NARCOTIC MEDICINE CAN CAUSE ADDICTION, OVERDOSE, OR DEATH, particularly in a tyke or other individual utilizing the pharmaceutical without a solution. Offering or giving without end oxycodone is illegal.
Quit taking all other all day and all night opiate torment medications when you begin taking broadened discharge oxycodone..
Bring with sustenance.
Try not to pound, break, or open an expanded discharge tablet. Gulp down it to stay away from introduction to a conceivably lethal measurement.
Measure fluid pharmaceutical with the dosing syringe gave, or with a unique dosage measuring spoon or drug glass. On the off chance that you don’t have a measurements measuring gadget, approach your drug specialist for one.
You ought not quit utilizing oxycodone all of a sudden. Take after your specialist’s guidelines about decreasing your dosage.
Never pound or break a tablet to breathe in the powder or blend it into a fluid to infuse the medication into your vein. This can cause in death.
Store at room temperature, far from warmth, dampness, and light.
Monitor the measure of medication utilized from each new jug. Oxycodone is a medication of manhandle and you ought to know whether anybody is utilizing your solution shamefully or without a remedy.
Try not to keep remaining oxycodone pills or fluid. Request that your drug specialist where find a medication reclaim transfer program. On the off chance that there is no reclaim program, flush any unused pills or fluid prescription down the can.
What happens in the event that I miss a measurements?
Since oxycodone is utilized for torment, you are not prone to miss a measurements. Skirt any missed measurements on the off chance that it is nearly time for your next planned dosage. Try not to utilize additional pharmaceutical to make up the missed dosage.
What happens on the off chance that I overdose?
Look for crisis medicinal consideration or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222. An oxycodone overdose can be deadly, particularly in a tyke or other individual utilizing the solution without a medicine.
Overdose manifestations may incorporate moderate heartbeats, extreme muscle shortcoming, icy and sticky skin, uproarious breathing, and moderate relaxing.
What would it be a good idea for me to keep away from while utilizing oxycodone?
Try not to drink liquor. Perilous symptoms or demise could happen.
Abstain from driving or working apparatus until the point when you know how this solution will influence you. Discombobulation or extreme laziness can cause falls or different mischances.
Stay away from prescription blunders. Continuously check the brand and quality of oxycodone you get from the drug store.
Get crisis therapeutic help in the event that you have indications of an unfavorably susceptible response to oxycodone: hives; troublesome breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Like other opiate prescriptions, oxycodone can moderate your relaxing. Passing may happen if breathing turns out to be excessively frail. A man tending to you should look for crisis therapeutic consideration on the off chance that you have moderate breathing with long delays, blue hued lips, pinpoint students, or on the off chance that you are difficult to wake up.
Call your specialist on the double in the event that you have:
- shallow breathing, moderate heartbeats;
- perplexity, extreme tiredness, seizure (writhings);
- serious blockage;
- missed menstrual periods;
- weakness, sexual issues, loss of enthusiasm for sex;
- a dizzy inclination, similar to you may go out; or
- low cortisol levels – queasiness, regurgitating, loss of craving, unsteadiness, intensifying tiredness or shortcoming.
Look for therapeutic consideration immediately on the off chance that you have manifestations of serotonin disorder, for example, disturbance, disarray, fever, sweating, quick heart rate, chest torment, feeling shy of breath, muscle solidness, inconvenience strolling, or feeling faint.
Genuine reactions might be more probable in more established grown-ups and the individuals who are malnourished or weakened.
Long haul utilization of opioid solution may influence richness (capacity to have youngsters) in men or ladies. It isn’t known whether opioid consequences for fruitfulness are changeless.
Normal oxycodone reactions may include:
- tiredness, cerebral pain, wooziness, tired feeling; or
- blockage, stomach torment, sickness, spewing, loss of hunger.
- dry mouth; or
- gentle tingling.
This isn’t a total rundown of reactions and others may happen. Call your specialist for restorative exhortation about symptoms. You may report reactions to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.