The People's Medicine Community ®
Drug Index: 


Active Ingredient(s): Acetaminophen + Oxycodone
FDA Approved: August 31, 1976
Pharm Company: ENDO PHARMS
Category: Pain Relief

Welcome to the Percocet information hub. Scroll down to read supplemental details and discuss this drug.

Percocet Overview

The combination oxycodone/paracetamol (North American trade name Percocet, generic endocet and ratio-oxycocet in Canada) is a narcotic pain reliever used to treat moderate to severe acute (short-term) pain, marketed by Endo Pharmaceuticals.[1] It is regulated as a schedule 2 narcotic by the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) of the United States. Contents 1 History 2 Formulation 3 Implicated in deaths 4 See also 5 References 6 External links History The U.S. Food and Drug Administratio...

Read more Percocet Details
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:

Recent Percocet Forums: RSS Feed

Doctors Who Prescribe Pain Killers In Philadelphia
Hi, My current doctor has decided that it would be best to stop my monthly prescription for 30mg percocets. I have chronic back pain from skiing injuries and other sports related problems. I have never abused or taken more than was suggested. I never got "high" and was always able to work and interact with clients in a positive way. Now without the medication, the pain is becoming a distraction. Does anyone know a doctor who isn't scared to prescribe common pain killers. They are produced for a reason, but recent uptake in illegal abuse has made doctors uneasy with long term prescriptions? I live in the Philadelphia area (main line) but I am familiar with the greater Philadelphia metro area. Thank you and kind regards. ## I think you may be confusing medication names and if ...
Updated 5 minutes ago.
   596  Subscribe to thread 214500
kansas city mo pain medication prescribers
I am uninsured and have a referral to a pain management clinic, but cannot afford the clinic. I would like to know of any cheap doctors who would prescribe the narcotic pain medication I need to be on in the Kansas City MO area. ## Hi, Kat! How are you? I'm sorry, but under the new regulations that were put in place this year, if you require narcotic pain medications on a long-term basis to treat chronic pain, you're going to have to see a pain management specialist. PCPs are no severely restricted in what they can prescribe, how long they can prescribe it and why they can prescribe it. Do you qualify for any type of assistance to help paying for the clinic? ## Hello Verwon, thank you for the reply. I am currently trying to get Medicaid but I know the clinics do not take Medicai...
Updated 9 hours ago.
   13  Subscribe to thread 252678
Have Relocated From Ny To Pensacola /Destin FL area, Does anyone know of pain specialist who can help me? Need percocet 10mg. I have all my records.
Have a multitude of chronic pain issues and can not find doctor to help me.Have medical records with me. Reports from Neurologist, Rhuematologist,, Pain Treatment Center, Physiatrist, MRI's, CT Scan and three years of pharmacy records. Being treated like a drug addict. Without meds for three months. (Percocet 10/325). Not functioning and very sick. Can anyone help me? ## How have you been looking for a doctor? The reason I'm asking is because the biggest mistake I see many people making in your situation is calling a new doctor and asking if they will prescribe a particular medication. If you do that, doctors and their staff will view it as drug seeking behavior and, in many cases, you won't even get in the door. What you need to do is set up an appointment with a new pain m...
Updated 10 hours ago.
   4  Subscribe to thread 239553
can i use methadone to get off of percocets?
I take about 150mgs of percocet30mgs a day and I want to know if I take methadone will it help with the withdrawl & shakes of the stopping the percocet dose every day.. I have used methadone to come off of percocets before, but it was at a way lower dose.. I know suboxtons are what is recomended but from what I'm told @ my dose methadone is stronger if I use it right ## In my honest opinion I don't think that Methadone will be of the best help, seeing as there is a possibly unsafe interaction between Methadone and the Oxycodone found in Percocet. The interaction between these two drugs states the following: "Central nervous system- and/or respiratory-depressant effects may be additively or synergistically increased in patients taking multiple drugs that cause these effec...
Updated 13 hours ago.
   21  Subscribe to thread 227511
Watson is now actavis generic percocet 5/325 what is up with this
I had been taking 5/325 generic Watson percocet for 4 years. Suddenly I get notified by Walgreens which I have insurance that there is no more Watson brand and I was given generic percocet 5/325 by Actavis. It is not the same at all. It has no pain relief for me. I used to break the watsons in half sometimes and never had a funny taste. I just broke one of the actavis white tablets in half and it immediately tasted like salt or alka seltzer? Has anyone had any issues with this drug too. Also, along with it not working right it has made my GI tract and stomach so ill feeling and cramping. This is not right how can they take away a medicine that someone has been on for 4 years without any problems and tell them to suddenly switch. Would a peson who has been on a certain heart medication f...
Updated 14 hours ago.
   503  Subscribe to thread 260297
What's proper "cocktail" for kicking opioids?
I have allways been told that when getting clean you are best to "treat the systems " rather than the disease.... I am sure there is some truth to this but here is my real question.... If a person has 4 steady years of pain meds (oxys, tabs, percocets,ect) what "formula" is the best one you know of to prepare for detoxification if thats what your planning on doing? I have heard of vitamin packs, and cold meds, and just getting zonked out...I mean what are the best remedys for detoxifying or to get you through that 4-6 days ahead? I am really thinking about trying to clean out and just battle my pain on my own.... Anyone care to share?
Updated 1 day ago.
is np 12 oxycodine 10mg time released
My doctor has switched me from Percocet 5/325 X2 Every four hours to oxycodine 10mgs but Sometimes they make me feel really sick and sleepy. I can be nauseated and sleeping at work. Can I break these in half ? ## No, this is a regular release formulation, so yes, you can cut or break them, as long as your doctor approves. This is a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 day ago.
   1  Subscribe to thread 269460
white pill with 3202 watson
Is the watson444 pink pill 1mg like taking a percocet ## The tablet with the WATSON 3202 marking contains 5mgs of Hydrocodone and 325mgs of Acetaminophen. This is a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. The tablet with the WATSON 444 marking contains 1mg of Guanfacine, which is most commonly used to treat high blood pressure. Side effects may include nausea, headache, hypotension and alopecia. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 day ago.
   1  Subscribe to thread 269248
white oblong pill with r 333 percocet
Found this pill in my sons room. A333 imprinted, white oval with a line in the middle. Please, I pray it's only an over the counter product...
Updated 1 day ago.
is tha m365 a Percocet or aproxcen
Is tha m365 a Percocet or a approxcen ## Is tha pill m365 a Percocet or a approxcent ## Hello, Phill! How are you? Neither, actually. This tablet contains 325mgs of Acetaminophen and 5mgs of Hydrocodone, it is a generic for Norco. This is a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 day ago.
   2  Subscribe to thread 268240

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Acetaminophen + Oxycodone
  • Capsule: 500mg + 4.5mg + 0.38mg, 500mg + 5mg
  • Solution: 325mg/5ml + 5mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 325mg + 10mg, 325mg + 2.5mg, 325mg + 5mg, 325mg + 7.5mg, 500mg + 5mg, 500mg + 7.5mg, 650mg + 10mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 325mg + 7.5mg, 7.5mg + 325mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

Drugs with one or more similar ingredients: (260 results)

Possibly related Percocet Topics:

percocet addiction withdrawal Someone please tell me how long it takes to withdraw from percocet and what is expected day by day. ## it can take anywh...  133
percocet dosage limits 5/325 I am taking the percocet 512 white tablets 5mg/325 for severe back pain due to degenerating disc(s). I have been told 1 ...  109
Percocet vs Tramacet Hi. I'd like information comparing Percocet(oxycodone/ acetaminophen) and Tramacet (tramadol hydrochloride/acetamino...  91
percocet 20 mg does percocet come in 20mg? ## I'm assuming you're referring to the amount of the narcotic in it, the Oxycodone?...  24
percocet 15? anybody know if they now have a percocet in 15mg??? It's a tablet, shaped like football, (but it is not a xanax), li...  21
percocet and panic I have been a regular taker of Percocet for recreation. I know, not a great idea, but I have a question. Apparently, I t...  20
percocet vs norco I'm taking percocet 10/650mg.I have (DDD),(Athritis)and the list goes on.I have a friend on Norco.Can you tell me wh...  18
PERCOCET M357 VS PERCOCET 512 WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN PERCOCET M357 AND PERCOCET 512 ## M357 is NOT percocet, it is a different class of narcot...  16
percocet 15 pictures just found in sons room ## I cannot possibly post a picture of all the pills on the market that contain the same ingredi...  12
percocet m523 are watson perks stronger than endo perks ## If the dosage is the same, then the strength would be the same. The pill yo...  10