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5 milligram oxycontin capsule
one half is pink the other is white, it has APO on the pink side and 020 on the white side ## THIS IS NOT OXYCODONE! The capsule marked APO 020 is Omeprazole Delayed Release 20mgs. I checked several sources, and your capsule sounds suspect, the capsule with this marking should be pink and reddish brown, it does not have white on it. Here's an image for you: Capsule Image Omeprazole is a generic for Prilosec which helps prevent the production of stomach acid. There aren't any Oxycodone meds with that marking. ...
Updated 8 years ago in OxyContin.
Mon, Jun 26 '06, 6:51 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 173211
percocet withdrawal- weird ones
I have taken hydrocodone for years and then changed to Percocet. Ive been taking it for a year and a half. From 20-40 mg a day. This is the end of day 2 withdrawing from it. Ive had weird symptoms such as watery mouth, chapped lips, burning feeling in stomach, nausea, more hungrier than usual, anxiety, crying, leg pain, decrease in sleeping. I will fall asleep and wake up and stay up after a couple hours. Has anyone had similiar symptoms? ## I forgot to add that im having these electric shock sensations thats worse when walking. They are like zaps. ## Hello, Trish! How are you? First of all, what were you taking? Percocet contains Acetaminophen and Oxycodone, it is only available in a maximum dosage of 10mgs of the Oxycodone and 325mgs of the Acetaminophen. There is no 20 or 40mg dosage... ...
Updated 9 hours ago in Percocet.
Thu, Oct 23 '14, 7:36 PM   5  Subscribe to thread 275594
What To Take For Break Through Pain
I have been on Oxycontin ER 80mg twice a day for almost 7 years and it has been moderately to sometimes completely effective in eliminating my chronic abdominal pain. However, there are times (1-2 times a week, or so) when I can't get the pain under control. Currently, I cut one of the pills in half, which I know I shouldn't do, but it does what I want it to. Considering the strength of the Oxy that I'm on, what would be a better alternative to what I've been doing? I was considering asking my DR for an Rx of OxycoDONE (same thing but faster acting) for the break through pain an, if I do, what strength should I ask for? Or, if that's not a good idea, then what else would you suggest? Any help would be greatly appreciated! THANK YOU! ## Discuss your problem w/ your Dr... ...
Updated 1 year ago in OxyContin.
Thu, Mar 21 '13, 1:58 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 244403
If sustained release is it 80 or 240mg ?
My husband and I are having a debate...I take 80mg of oxycontin SR three times daily. Does my narcotic blood level stay at a steady 80mg or 240mg daily? ## Well, it isn't going to say at any 'steady' level, because it's always going to vary somewhat, due to activity, fluid intake, what you eat and etc. But since the doses are split you essentially always have some processing out, when you're adding more, so you'd be looking at close to the 80mgs. Learn more Oxycontin details here. Are there any other questions I can help with? ## Hi Verity, I don't know how much help this will be to your debate, but from what I could gather, the apparent elimination half-life of oxycodone following the administration of OxyContin was 4.5 hours compared to 3.2 hours for immedi... ...
Updated 1 year ago in OxyContin.
Thu, Feb 07 '13, 4:02 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 242422
maryland pain management in MARYLAND
I just moved here from florida and I have been prescribed 130 oxycodone 30 mg for 2 and a half years. I have an mri, script history, and medical record. Can anybody give me any suggestions as to where I can go to be seen and get the meds my body requires? I dont have enough money to run to a bunch of offices just to find out they wont give me what I need. I would appreciate any help. thanx bunches ## your have to go to a family physician n b refered to pain managemnt. it takes abt aa month to get into a dr for that. good luck ## @Jr, I may not have a doctor I can refer you to, but I can provide you with a couple links that may be of service to you in locating pain management doctors in your general area. All you have to do is input your city or zip code for narrowed results: {link remov... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Oxycodone.
Thu, Jul 26 '12, 9:32 AM   4  Subscribe to thread 233233
I find my self wanting to nap all the time
I been taking 1 a day, half in the morning and half in the afternoon. I work a very physical job and suffer from aches and pains. I'm fine at work, but at home need to nap alot.sometimes just hours after I get up. Is this the percocet? ## no, your being tired is a side effect of busting your ass at work. ## I have been reading that breaking the pill in half releases the medication much faster and much more powerful than taking them whole, that could be a factor for wanting to sleep so much along with what Jigga stated about busting your butt at work. ## Percocet contains the active ingredients Acetaminophen and Oxycodone, so the drowsiness, in this case, has nothing to do with cutting or breaking the pill, as it is a regular release. The drowsiness has to do with the fact that Oxyco... ...
Updated 5 years ago in Percocet.
Fri, Jul 17 '09, 3:43 AM   4  Subscribe to thread 189600
Blue Capsule With Yellow Powder Inside
Someone tried to give me a Dark blue and other half of capsule is clear powder inside is dark yellow almost orange or golden color. You can see color of stuff inside casue 1/2 of cap. is clear. I have an bad tooth and can get to dentiest till tomorrow, but I didn't take it yet casue Im not sue what it is? But they said it is Oxycodone made by a local phamcay, no markings on the capsule? I;m in such pain im almost ready to take it and cant find info on it? ## Have you been seen by your dentist by now? As to the capsule, if there are no markings, it's really hard to try and guess what it is. We know it isn't a manufactured prescription product, since they are all required to have unique imprints to enable their identification. However, if it was done by a local pharmacy as a c... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Oxycodone.
Tue, Sep 10 '13, 9:36 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 237283
Hydrocodone and oxycontin Metabolize
Do hydrocodone and oxycontin metabolize differently? ## From what I could gather, Oxycodone is extensively metabolized and eliminated primarily in the urine as both conjugated and unconjugated metabolites, while Hydrocodone is primarily metabolized in the liver (though some metabolites may be passed via urine). Also, the half life of each drug is different. Hydrocodone's half life is 3.8 hours and OxyContin tablets exhibit a biphasic absorption pattern with two apparent absorption half-lives of 0.6 and 6.9 hours, which describes the initial release of oxycodone from the tablet followed by a prolonged release. I hope this helps to answer your question! ...
Updated 1 year ago in Hydrocodone.
Thu, Jan 31 '13, 9:06 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 228732
need to find a pain management in kentucky
Does anyone know a pain clinic that perscribes oxycodone and doesn't judge you? ## Hello, Superm! How are you? Due to the new regulations, all doctors must proceed with extreme caution when prescribing controlled substances, or they risk losing their license to practice medication. Oxycodone is a very potent narcotic analgesic that can be habit forming and is very frequently abused, so you really just have to be prepared to jump through the hoops, if you want a doctor to prescribe it for you. Learn more Oxycodone details here. Do you have a PCP that could refer you to someone? ## How many gallons of water does it take to detox your body of xanax? Like three and a half bars? How many gallons of water and how many days? Does anyone have an idea? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Oxycodone.
Tue, Oct 22 '13, 3:32 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 254308
is there any thing stronger then norco 10/325
hi, i'm taken Norco 10/325 have been was taken vicodin 5.7/750 for the past 7 yrs, they worked pretty good for me then the doc changed it to Norco 10/325's say they stopped maken vicodin, cuz of the problem's with ppl die from to much tylonal in it. the Norco dosent seem to work very good for me it last 4 hrs. iv asked my dctor is there anything a bit stronger in the Norco , but she tells me no!. im at my wits end . the pain gets so bad to wear im passing the house ,can't sleep ,sometimes for days!!. I feel like im going to pull my hair out of my head that it's so bad from the pain.i have told my doctor I CAN'T DO OXYCODONE cuz when I did get it in the hospital within a half hr of getting I asked for more!. iv gotten to the point to where the pain is sooo bad I j... ...
Updated 6 months ago in Norco.
Sat, Apr 05 '14, 9:48 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 261880
Ms Contin 30mg What Is Best Brand Name Company
1pill-2x daily 30mg ms contin & 4-10mg oxycodon is that better than 1new oc (op)30mg 2x daily &4-10mg oxycodone what is better ## The Oxycodone in the Oxycontin is stronger than the Morphine that's in MS Contin, by one and a half times, so it generally requires a lower dosage to achieve the same analgesic effect. Learn more Oxycontin details here. However, what's really of relevance here is discovering what works best for you. If you've been taking the MS Contin with good results, then there's no reason to switch, unless your doctor insists otherwise. How long have you been taking it? Is it helping your pain? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Oxycodone.
Mon, Apr 15 '13, 12:01 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 245546
Taking Oxycontin but being switch to Opana ER
I have some very painful condition which I am on Oxycontin 30 mg twice a day and 10/325 oxycodone / APAP. I am on disability I am 36 years old and when my medicare kicks in and my drug plan does not cover Oxycontin so I had a list of drugs they would cover and Opana ER is one that is covered and he wants to start me on Opana ER 10 mg he mention fentanyl patches also I am looking for pain relief not the high. So one works good and it does make me high I find with it. Then if the medicine is really good and make me high then I have make a choice on how much pain relief. I am just to the point I will try anything to make my pain better so I can live a half way normal life would be great. ## Any high that you experience from one should only be a temporary side effect, they usually last abou... ...
Updated 6 months ago in Opana Er.
Mon, Apr 14 '14, 4:41 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 262826
oxycotin cr 60 mg tablet VS 30mg. Morphine Sul ER
What is equal in mgs? I have been prescribed a 60 mg. of OxyCotin ER. Now the dr. is suggesting I use 30 mgs. of Morphine Sul ER. Can you give me the mgs. that equals the 60 mg.OxyCotin ER . What would the mg. difference be to get the same pain relieving results? It's not the dr.; it's the drug plan I have that is now demanding this be changed. Awaiting your comments! Eva ## Hello, Eva! How are you? Oxycodone is one and a half times stronger than Morphine, so you'd actually need 90mgs of the Morphine to equal the same analgesic effect of 60mgs of Oxycontin. 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? ## is there ... ...
Updated 8 months ago in Morphine.
Tue, Feb 11 '14, 5:48 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 259942
Whats The Difference Between Percocet Morphine
I've been taking percocet 7.5/350 mg. for 3 yrs. I was recently prescribed morphine 15mg-cr and I am not getting much pain relief from the morphine. I thought and was told morphine is stronger than percocet but I got more relief from the percocet than I do from the morphine. I of course plan on telling my dr. asap but was just woundering in the meantime. ## Actually, Oxycodone is one and half times stronger than Morphine, plus the Percocet also contained Acetaminophen, which helps the Oxycodone to work better. And not every medication works for everyone that tries it, so it could just be that the Morphine isn't effective for you and you may need to switch back to Oxycodone, or Percocet. Are there any other comments or questions? ## Morphine ER is a extended release where as Perc... ...
Updated 1 month ago in Percocet.
Wed, Sep 17 '14, 4:10 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 223179
10 on one side and F/L on other opaque,whitish colored
Oxycodon, or roxycodon? Opaque or white tablet with the number ten on one side and FL on it's other with a half mark.I don't know what it is exactly. The size is a little larger then an lorazapam oval,round,shape. ## This tablet does not contain Oxycodone, nor any type of narcotic. The round, white tablet with an FL on one side and a 10 on the other is a 10mg Lexapro tablet, which contains the active ingredient Escitalopram, which is an antidepressant. Learn more: Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 2 years ago in Oxycodone.
Fri, Dec 23 '11, 1:51 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 219815
I'm 54 with Cerebral palsy and arthritis,doctor left
I need a doctor that would give me the meds I took I lived a good life,now I'm on one half the meds I take adderall30xr used to take 60,klonopine2mg used to take 6 was on these meds since 18.I Ed to take 2 pain pills a day oxycodone,now I'm on ibprophen those medicine let me live I raised a child,swam,rode bikes walked and enjoyed life now I'm just here,not doing much cause of pain in spine and legs I sit around,is ere a doctor in Albany new York that would help me ## I'm 53 and doc left. I have cerebral palsy on right and arthritis.My doctor made me feel alive,its the quality of life that could do a lot and I had very little pain.I was taking adder all,klonopinIf needed 2 oxycodone if needed and also effexor,I had a child,ride bikes,swim,excercice and drove all over for... ...
Updated 2 months ago in Oxycodone.
Sat, Jul 26 '14, 2:06 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 268682
Having trouble finding self pay pain managment in Va
I have been reffered to pain management for protruding disks putting pressure on my nerve root in my back. Every pain management place that I have tryed to get into will not accept self pay. I do not have health insurance and really need to get in one fast because my job requires me to lift heavy things and bend over constantly. I stay in agony all day even with the 15mg oxycodone I have prescribed to me because I am running out and know I cannot get more until I get in pain management so I take only about half of what I need to make it last. I cannot afford insurance and I don't want to have to quit my job because I work for good people. If anyone knows a pain mangement clinic in the hampton roads area of Va that accepts cash PLEASE respond. Thank you ## Hello, Rob! How are you doi... ...
Updated 6 months ago in Oxycodone.
Fri, Mar 28 '14, 1:33 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 261414
Oxy 30s impossible to find at Walgreens in Clearwater
I've been trying to fill a script for 180 oxycodone 30mg since Jan 5 with no luck. I spent the better part of the day today looking again. I was told by a pharmacist that the oxy 30s are being re-formulated and are on back-order. I found them at Baylife pharmacy on Gulf to Bay for a ridiculous price, $7 per pill. The SweetBay on 580 in Dunedin had them but would not fill my script as I am not an existing customer. I went back to my Dr. and had him write my script for 15s instead, the caveat was he cut it in half, but hey, half my script is better than none of it. Anyway, the Walgreens on Roosevelt and 58th filled 102 oxy 15s for $60.92 (with a perscription discount card I got off the internet) at 3:00 this afternoon. This is totally f***ed. Next Dr. visit, I am going to tell my Dr. ... ...
Updated 2 years ago in Oxycodone.
Wed, Aug 08 '12, 8:25 PM   4  Subscribe to thread 226588
breast cancer patient right and 12 lymph nodes removed
Then went to my liver lung and brain. I take methadone 10, Oxycodone 5 and after January 1st,2013 I won't be able to get my hydrocodone 750`s. I have constant pain. Do you have any ideas to get rid of this pain. ## Hello, Lola! How are you doing? I am so sorry about what you've been going through. You might be able to just get the lower dose and take an additional Acetaminophen tablet, or half of a table with it. Have you checked with your doctor, yet? They will be able to let you know if it is safe for you to do that. ...
Updated 8 months ago in Methadone.
Wed, Jan 29 '14, 5:38 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 257308
difereance between 30mg morphinesulf er and oxycotin er
my doc gave me a slow release morphine sulf 30mg. what is the difference between this and a slow releace oxycotin? ## Hello, Vickie! How are you? Oxycontin contains a time released formulation of Oxycodone and the other is a time released formulation of Morphine. The Oxycodone is stronger by 1 and a half times. These medications carry the risk of being habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, dry mouth, drowsiness and constipation. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 23 days ago in Morphine.
Tue, Sep 30 '14, 2:58 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 272950

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