Opana

Active Ingredient(s): Oxymorphone Hydrochloride
FDA Approved: * June 22, 2006
Pharm Company: * ENDO PHARMS
Category: Pain Relief

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Opana Overview

Oxymorphone, sold under the brand names Numorphan among others, is a powerful semi-synthetic opioid analgesic (painkiller). The onset of pain relief after injection is about 5–10 minutes and after rectal administration, 15–30 minutes.[2] The duration of pain relief is 3–4 hours for immediate-release tablets and 12 hours for extended-release tablets.[2] It was first developed in Germany in 1914,[3] patented in the USA by Endo Pharmaceuticals in 1955.[4] It was introduced in t...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxymorphone

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Generic Opana-People Speak up
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They are saying that the new opana works as well as the old. There are so many peoples statements that I have read saying the new don't work as well but yet Endo states their research don't prove that. All people who have a real medical problem that causes pain and takes new opana and it doesn' work as well as the old needs to speak up. One person can't change anything. People who are being treated awful by medical doctors and pain clinics because they have pain also need to speak up. ## Read what Endo states what they think will happen with Opana in 2013-14. *double-digit prescription growth in products like Voltaren Gel and the reformulated OPANA ER which will drive growth in our branded pharmaceutical businesses. Endo Health Solutions' CEO Discusses Q3 2012 Result...
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What Is The Difference In Opana And Morphine
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just wanted to know if there is a difference between the 2. I am perscribed morphine sulfate er 15 mg twice daily. My neck has been operated on a few times so i have severe pain daily. I forgot my pills at home over the weekend. My mother is perscribed Opana 10mg. She gave me one and it seemed to work better. Wanted to know if there is a difference between the 2. I am not sure how to go about asking my dr to switch me. Don't want her to freak about my mom giving me one of hers... ## Opana contains the active ingredient Oxymorphone and it is actually stronger than Morphine. So, the one 10mg tablet that you took was actually equal to taking 30mgs of the Morphine, at once. They are both narcotics, so the side effect profile is similar and can include: nausea, dizziness, drowsiness and ...
Updated 2 days ago.
 
Is Opana 10mg Stronger Than A Oxycodone 30mg
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i have new pesription and my dr. wants me to try opana 10mg. is this drug stonger and how much stonger than my last drug oxycodone 30mg.. ## The Oxymorphone in Opana is stronger than Oxycodone, but you aren't on an equivalent dose, it would take 15mgs of it to equal each 30mg dose of the Oxycodone. Learn more Opana details here. So, in reality, it's twice as strong, but you may not get as much pain relief, since you aren't on an equivalent dosage. Are there any other questions or comments? ## I have severe Venous insufficiency,anxiety disorder,cirrhossis,osteoarthitis ,severe fractered leg, sixth cranial nerve palsey ,legs are black and necrotic,spleen very enlarged , anvanced hep c,plates left arm old injury , insomonia ,ptsd,inopperable dueto such low platleat count 35,000...
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Taper down & off!
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I can only share my experience but I will stick to the facts: If you want off of these life/joy killers. 1)they claim 12hour time released med. NO TRUE OF OXICONTIN 40mg, i could only enjoy my life in 7 hour increments, sometimes 8 rarely but 9 max if you don't mind feeling like crap for a couple hours This is not anything new, Doctors know it pharmacists know it, most of all, your insurance co. Knows it & they don't want to fill it or pay for it. If you are considering use of this med to fight of chronic I pain this med does the job. I took my time & reaserchd prior to, accepting the knowledge of Chem dependency but the pain outwade the decision. Hindsite, you will spend day after day making sure, everyone dots I's & crosses T's, it's rare that a simple Rx
Updated 12 days ago.
 
Took two opana 10mg tablets accidentally
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I accidentally took two 10mg opana tablets at the same time. What should I do? Please let me know. I have never done this before so please write me back as soon as possible.
Updated 18 days ago.
 
pain clinics that treat out of state patients
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Does anyone know of pain clinics that take out of state patients? Also looking to get put on opanas, or something like that. Been on loratab 1000's for 15 years and they don't do the job anymore. I realy hope someone out there knows someplace in GA or TN. Hope to hear from you soon and thanks. ## First off, there are no Lortab tablets that contain 1,000mgs of anything. And next is a question, why aren't you looking in your home state? Even if you do find a doctor that will treat you, when you're from out of state, most pharmacies will not fill your prescription under such circumstances. ## I am looking for a pain management dr in the Saginaw area who takes out of state claims from New Jersey, I' m thinking about relocating from Delaware. I got hurt in 93 and have bn ...
Updated 25 days ago.
 
Opana/Oxymorphone Pharmacology
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I would like to know why Opana ER is so powerful? It comes in 10, 20, 30, & 40 mgs. I took this medication once and it made OxyContin feel far inferior as an all around mood enhancer and pain reliever. What is the difference in the pharmacology from OxyContin to Oxymorphone? ## It is just a different medication that is stronger than Oxycodone. The FDA warns that it carries the risk of being habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, dry mouth, and constipation. Years ago, I remember Oxycontin being the most powerful one available. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Oxymorphone is to morphine what oxycodone is to codeine. There are many stronger ones then oxymorphone like fentanyl. Some of the hydrogen atoms are replaced with oxygen and it ...
Updated 25 days ago.
 
White Round Pill With Capital E in a circle on one side and the number 5 on the other
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is pretty small and has what looks to be a capitol E circled on one side and the number 5 on the other.. I'm clueless because i haven't found ANY RESULTS. ## Based on your description, the closest match I could find is a small round light pink pill imprinted with "E" on one side and "5" on the other. However there doesn't appear to be an additional circle around the letter E, as you mentioned. This particular pill is identified as Opana ER (5mg). Manufacturer: Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc. Opana is indicated for the relief of moderate to severe pain and also as a preoperative medication to alleviate apprehension, maintain anesthesia, and as an obstetric analgesic. You can learn more about this drug on the page for Opana Details I hope this helps! ## This is defin...
Updated 25 days ago.
 
Generic Opana ER
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Wanted to share with everyone how happy I am to have finally received the new generic Opana ER 20mg tablets from my pharmacy. I had found Opana to be very effective for my chronic pain and was very sad when they switched it over to the new formula as it wasn't nearly effective as the original octagon shaped tablets and caused stomach aches. These new generic ones seem to me to be as effective as the original formula had been. The tablets I received show to be made by Global Pharmaceuticals and are a small, round, green tablet with G73 imprinted on them. I'm happy to report that these are just like the original formula. Now I no longer have stomach aches from taking those plastic pills that Endo is selling. I sure do hope that these remain as they are, but I have read a couple ar...
Updated 28 days ago.
 
opana 40mg vs oxycontin op 80mg
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my Dr prescribed Opana 40mg as alternative to Oxy 80 mg 2 twice a day which I would insufflate - I didn't tell him this of course. he claimed them to be just as good if not stronger can any one share about opana 40mg ## Inhaling medications that are not intended for that method of usage is very dangerous. You run the risk of overdose and creating blockages in your lungs, which can lead to breathing problems, embolisms and stroke. Opana contains the active ingredient Oxymorphone, this is a potent narcotic pain reliever. Side effects can include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and constipation. THis dosage is about the same as what you were taking of the Oxycontin. Do you have any other questions? ## i was taking three oc 40's a day, when the new op 40's came out they seemed to...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Oxymorphone Hydrochloride
  • Injection: 1.5mg/ml, 1mg/ml
  • Suppository: 5mg
  • Tablet: 10mg, 5mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 10mg, 15mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 5mg, 7.5mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Opana: (40 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 16590-609 12 Hr Opana 40 mg Extended Release Tablet by Stat Rx USA LLC
  • 16590-747 12 Hr Opana 10 mg Extended Release Tablet by Stat Rx USA LLC
  • 16590-765 Opana 10 mg Oral Tablet by Stat Rx USA LLC
  • 16590-767 12 Hr Opana 5 mg Extended Release Tablet by Stat Rx USA LLC
  • 35356-380 Opana 10 mg Oral Tablet by Lake Erie Medical & Surgical Supply Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 35356-388 12 Hr Opana 10 mg Extended Release Tablet by Lake Erie Medical & Surgical Supply Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 35356-389 12 Hr Opana 20 mg Extended Release Tablet by Lake Erie Medical & Surgical Supply Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 35356-391 12 Hr Opana 40 mg Extended Release Tablet by Lake Erie Medical & Surgical Supply Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 35356-403 12 Hr Opana 30 mg Extended Release Tablet by Lake Erie Medical & Surgical Supply Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 35356-499 Opana 5 mg Oral Tablet by Lake Erie Medical & Surgical Supply Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 35356-820 12 Hr Opana 10 mg Extended Release Tablet by Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 35356-825 12 Hr Opana 20 mg Extended Release Tablet by Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 35356-848 12 Hr Opana 40 mg Extended Release Tablet by Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 35356-849 12 Hr Opana 30 mg Extended Release Tablet by Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 63481-434 12 Hr Opana 5 mg Extended Release Tablet by Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 63481-435 12 Hr Opana 7.5 mg Extended Release Tablet by Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 63481-436 12 Hr Opana 10 mg Extended Release Tablet by Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 63481-437 12 Hr Opana 15 mg Extended Release Tablet by Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 63481-438 12 Hr Opana 20 mg Extended Release Tablet by Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 63481-439 12 Hr Opana 30 mg Extended Release Tablet by Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc.
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Other drugs which contain Oxymorphone Hydrochloride or a similar ingredient: (3 results)


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