Oxycodone 80mg Pills is an opioid pain medication. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic.
Oxycodone 80mg Pills is used to treat moderate to severe pain.
Oxycodone 80mg Pills extended-release is used for around-the-clock treatment of pain. This form of oxycodone is not for use on an as-needed basis for pain.
You should not use Oxycodone 80mg pills if you have severe asthma or breathing problems, or a blockage in your stomach or intestines.
Oxycodone 80mg Pills can slow or stop your breathing, especially when you start using this medicine or whenever your dose is changed. Never take this medicine in larger amounts, or for longer than prescribed. Do not crush, break, or open an extended-release pill (Oxycontin). Swallow it whole to avoid exposure to a potentially fatal dose.
Oxycodone 80mg pills may be habit forming. Never share this medicine with another person, especially someone with a history of drug abuse or addiction. Keep the medication in a place where others cannot get to it. Selling or giving away oxycodone to any other person is against the law.
Some medicines can interact with oxycodone and cause a serious condition called serotonin syndrome. Be sure your doctor knows if you also take medicine for depression, mental illness, Parkinson’s disease, migraine headaches, serious infections, or prevention of nausea and vomiting. Ask your doctor before making any changes in how or when you take your medications.
To make sure oxycodone is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have:
Oxycodone can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. You should not breast-feed while you are using this medicine.
Do not give this medicine to a child without medical advice.
How should I use oxycodone?
Take oxycodone exactly as prescribed. Follow all directions on your prescription label. Oxycodone can slow or stop your breathing, especially when you start using this medicine or whenever your dose is changed. Never take in larger amounts, or for longer than prescribed. Tell your doctor if the medicine seems to stop working as well in relieving your pain.
Oxycodone may be habit-forming, even at regular doses. Take this medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor. MISUSE CAN CAUSE ADDICTION, OVERDOSE, OR DEATH,especially in a child or other person using the medicine without a prescription. Selling or giving away oxycodone to any other person is against the law.
Stop taking all other around-the-clock narcotic pain medications when you start taking extended-release oxycodone (Oxycontin).
Take oxycodone with food.
Do not crush, break, or open an extended-release tablet. Swallow it whole to avoid exposure to a potentially fatal dose.
Oxycodone Oxicotin is used when needed, you may not be on a dosing schedule. If you are on a schedule, use the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose?
Seek emergency medical attention An oxycodone overdose can be fatal, especially in a child or other person using the medicine without a prescription.
Oxycodone Oxicotin side effects
Get emergency medical help if you have any signs of an allergic reaction to Oxycodone Oxicotin: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have:
shallow breathing, slow heartbeat, cold, clammy skin;seizure (convulsions);