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How Long Does The Oxycontin 80mg op to work
how long does it take a oxycontin 80mg op to start working after you swallow it ## About 15 to 20 minutes, though it can vary some depending on your own body, as well as if you've recently eaten. Learn more Oxycodone details here. It is a time released formulation, so it won't have as much of an immediate effect as the regular or instant release, though. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I have a Rx for OxyContin which is a month old. Can I still have it filled? ## Prescriptions are usually able to be filled for up to one year from the date it was issued. ## After an hour it's fully kicked in for me. ## I take those but I find chewing them makes them come on faster. Also it works better for me. ...
Updated 5 months ago in OxyContin.
Mon, Jan 27 '14, 6:15 PM   5  Subscribe to thread 245139
the new Oxycontin that does NOT work
I FINALLY got THE OLD OxyContin that worked great. I want to say I have NEVER abused ANYTHING in my life. I have been on the NEW OxyContin for he past 3 month's. Now they do not work the way they use to, I Have several chronic medical problem's that were finally under control, NOW, I feel like I am back where I started from, not only do they cost me $1,084.00 a MONTH for something that NO LONGER work's. I have been on the internet for 2 month's and even a police officer is complaining. Would you like to tell me how me and so many other's that are having the same problem's can get the old pill's back. Why don's they make drinking illigal that kills people EVERY SINGLE DAY? INSTEAD OF TAKING A PILL AWAY THAT WORK'S THAT WORK FOR PEOPLE, all due to the j... ...
Updated 3 months ago in OxyContin.
Sat, Apr 26 '14, 6:05 AM   20  Subscribe to thread 211963
How To Get The Old Oxycontin
I'm a 44yr old single guy that has very many chronic neck,back and leg problems was prescribe oxycontin 20 back in 1993. I never abused my medicines bcuz I wish I didn't have to be on them, but my opinion is the old fornula lasted and worked 1000 times better ! I even can tell the difference with my insides( my gutt, my poop and swollowing th new medicine. Purdue Company please come back with the old formula or I'm gonna have to switch companies (different medicine) and really don't beleive that there is a different medicine bcuz oxycontin iis a decent medicine that contolrs my pain. Very upset that a medicine that helps has some of kind plastic in, that only adds more problems with the body which nobody deserves that issue. ## I am very sorry that you are suffering. The... ...
Updated 1 year ago in OxyContin.
Fri, Jan 25 '13, 1:34 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 238295
how long does it take oyxcontin 10 mg to start working?
I was just given this med Oxycontin10mg twice a day by my dr for pain but I don't know how long until it starts working. I have Vicodin but I don't really know how much of it I should take to help with the pain. I have only taken one dose of the oxy ## Oxycontin is a time released formulation of Oxycodone and it will take approximately 15 to 20 minutes, after you take it, to start working. Then it is slowly released for approximately 12 hours. As to the Vicodin, you shouldn't take more of that than what your doctor, or pharmacist has instructed. It is generally one, every 4 to 6 hours, as needed. Is there anything else I can help with? ## My experience is that after 1 hour, the beginning effects are noticed. ## Yeah you won't get immediately relief and in my opinion much... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Oxycodone.
Thu, Jan 10 '13, 6:19 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 225100
Oxycontin
Does anyone have the problem of after about 10 years oxy dont really work anymore? My Son has been on 40's for that long after a severe car accident he broke his back and neck, but they just don't really take the pain away anymore, please help if possibile, is there something else that would work better he just is in pain all day everyday and I hate to see him like this. Thank you very much. ## Tell your son that he should try fentaly patches (not sure of spelling. Sounds like this(Fen tin all). My mother was on them for a long time almost 7 years. They are highly additive so tell him to be carefull ## They also make the oxtcontin in 60 80 120 and 160mg pills to maybe that will work for him. Good luck being in pain sucks i know. ## Oxycontin is no longer available in the 160mg t... ...
Updated 7 months ago in OxyContin.
Sat, Nov 23 '13, 11:34 PM   18  Subscribe to thread 187549
oxycontin
has been on oxycontin for years...has terminal illness and suffers everyday...only relief i had was from oxycontin and now that they changed the formula my stomach constantly kills me ...i want to just yell...u morons....u aren't protecting anyone you are hurting the ones that need help...junkies will be junkies....thanks for making me have to take roxicodone 4 times a day....@@@holes ## I am very sorry to read of the problems you are having, however, this site does not manufacture any medication, we are solely and information website. There have been many complaints about the new formulation of Oxycontin not working as well and causing odd side effects. The only thing I can suggest to you is that you contact both the manufacturer Purdue and the FDA to report the issue: Purdue Pharm... ...
Updated 1 year ago in OxyContin.
Tue, Aug 21 '12, 4:34 PM   13  Subscribe to thread 209957
my new script doesn't work as well as the original oxycontin
Is there a brown colored pill for the 60mg oxycontin OP... my new Prescription is brown with the number 60 on one side and And the letters op are both capitalized on the reverse side? If anyone can help please comment!!! ## Hi, Paul! Sorry that it's not working well for you. There have actually been many posts similar to yours, since the formulation of the Oxycodone was changed. Many people have said that it doesn't work well for them anymore, plus it seems to be causing some odd, unexpected side effects. The original formulation is no longer available, you can only get Oxycontin in this new formulation that's been specially formulated to help prevent abuse. Learn more Oxycontin details here. What I'd suggest is speaking to your doctor to see if there is an alternative m... ...
Updated 3 months ago in OxyContin.
Tue, Apr 15 '14, 11:14 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 248503
Oxycontin's
need oxy's for pain/arthritic back/taking too many other meds and ruining stomach. ## Ana, My husband has been taking multi meds for over a year now due to a liver transplant. The Doctors have prescibed prevacid which has been working wonderful. I hope this helps you good luck & feel better. Caroline ## The 'M' posted on one side of the ER or CR Morphine pill may possibly stand for MS CONTIN, -which is the brand name for CR or ER Morphine Sulfate (or MSo4) .. Hope this might help! ...
Updated 1 month ago in OxyContin.
Fri, Jun 27 '14, 7:26 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 166730
the changed oxycontin
since they have changed the oxycontin, it DOES NOT WORK. ## There have been many complaints about it not working, as well as it causing unusual side effects. I am very sorry to read that you also had problems with this new formulation. The only thing I can really suggest, other than taking to your doctor about using an alternative medication, is reporting the problem to both Purdue and the FDA at the following numbers: Purdue Pharma number for drug safety/medication issues: 888.726.7535 FDA MedWatch number: 800-332-1088 Are there any questions or comments? ## if attorney's can bring suite against companies for damage done from types of drug's, why cant they bring suite for changing a drug that DID work until they changed it and made it cause alot of side effects and there is not... ...
Updated 1 year ago in OxyContin.
Sat, Nov 10 '12, 3:06 AM   4  Subscribe to thread 211807
oxycontin op
80 mg op received this month. Wat the he'll is purdue doing to me my stomach hurts, my pain is almost all they way back. I'm in agony. Why don't they take whiskey off the shelves and make them put plastic in it. It takes 3 hours for it to work if it does? I've had a headache also. They lost my almost $1500 a month and need something for pain.anyone have any ideas??? ## My husband and I both have had to take oxycontin for years, for me its the only way i can function or get out of bed. I have a bone disease and they stiff up completely so without my pain meds i cant walk, let alone take care of my daughter. My husband is a veteran and swears by it too. BUT this new op formulation is NOT helping. I dont care if the gov says it does, it doesnt and if you have true honest pa... ...
Updated 2 years ago in OxyContin.
Mon, Aug 01 '11, 12:44 PM   61  Subscribe to thread 208723
new oxycontin
I took my first Oxy 60 OP. It did not work well...reminded me of the generic ones a few years ago. Will Purdue ever go back to the Oc formula? ## They are not intending to, at the moment, however, many people have been reporting problems with this new formulation not working as well or causing odd side effects. I suggest you contact Purdue and the FDA to report the problem: Purdue Pharma number for drug safety/medication issues: 888.726.7535 FDA MedWatch number: 800-332-1088 Do you have any other questions? ## the new oxycontin dosnt work dosnt release the med if u dont believe put 1 in a glass eee how long it takes to disolve. then take a plastic botttle se how long it takes to disolvein water same difference it the bottle wont disolve in water neither will the new pills, check out wha... ...
Updated 2 years ago in OxyContin.
Sun, Aug 28 '11, 4:46 PM   12  Subscribe to thread 208393
Will oxycontin ever work again?
I was on the original oxycontin for 6 months, under pain control, then the formula was changed.Back to daily unbearable pain.My pain dr.tried so many MEDS that didn't work.when will I get a chance of getting close to the old oxycontin? HELP. ?MY DR SAID HE'S HAD OTHER COMPLAINTS BESIDES MINE. ## I'm sorry, but I don't have an answer for you. At this time, Purdue has not plans to change it back to the old formulation. There are also many complaints about the new formulation of Oxycontin on our site, they range from it not working as well for pain, to its causing odd side effects. Have you tried the regular release Oxycodone, that is available as a generic and the name brand Roxicodone? ...
Updated 2 years ago in OxyContin.
Thu, Dec 29 '11, 12:58 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 220966
60 mg. OxyContin
I have been on OxyContin 60 mg. 3 time'sa day for about 6 or 7 year's. It woked GREAT. I have gotten 3 refill's of the NEW OxyContin they are not the same, they do not work as the old ones did, they do not last as long, it takes longer to take ANY kind of effect, I have went to the doctor, he does not want to change any thing, I called Purdu to find out how to get the old one's back, some one said if op is on the pill instead of oc it would be equal to the old one's. I dont know ! all I know is I went from being able to thing's to sitting in a chair or laying in a bed, I can not even get out of the tub now with out help, I have 6 grandchildren that I use to be able to play with (not for a long time, but now FORGET IT.) I do not know what to do, where to go I am s... ...
Updated 3 years ago in OxyContin.
Tue, Jul 26 '11, 9:03 AM   3  Subscribe to thread 211993
oxycontin oc 80
is there a way to take out the filler ## No, the new Oxycontin OP has been specifically designed to prevent people from doing just that. They are trying to curtail abuse of the medication. It is, however, still supposed to work the same and can cause the same side effects: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and constipation. Do you have any other questions? ## the new reformulated drug oxycontin op does not have the same effects and pain relief that the oxycontin oc brand has.what should i do?I am on oxycontin 80 oc mg. ## Its not reformulated . And its the same molecular structure as the o.c. you were probably abusing the o.c. which made them into instant release. ## Verwon, the questioner specified OC, NOT OP. The answer is that if you want a SOLUTION which will be instantly available to t... ...
Updated 3 months ago in OxyContin.
Sat, Apr 19 '14, 10:06 PM   4  Subscribe to thread 208504
oxycontin 80 OP
this is in reply to all who are complaining to the new oxycontin 80 OP. I have been takeing them for 2 years now. My last scrip is still the OC. I pray they are pulled before we get them here. There are other meds we all can go to such as the fent. Patch which comes in a lolly pop too. I bet they will be pulled & back to the old ones before the year is out ## Pharmacies are allowed to continue to dispense the original product, until their stocks runs out, then all will only be able to get the new Oxycontin OP. There have, however, been many complaints that they do not work as well and cause odd side effects, even though they are supposed to work the same and have the same side effects. Anyone that has problems should report them to both the FDA and Purdue at the following numbers: P... ...
Updated 3 years ago in OxyContin.
Sat, Jan 01 '11, 2:59 PM   5  Subscribe to thread 209096
Oxycontin Oc Op
oc-vs-op 80mg I have leukopenia-lupus-a cage in my back and rod's and pins the op don't work and they upset my stomach and give me heartburn and I feel nausea please bring back the oc they really help me ## This website does not manufacture any medication, it is an information only website. The manufactured of Oxycontin is Purdue Pharmaceuticals and you can contact them with your complaint at 203-588-8000 Learn more Oxycontin details here. I am very sorry that you are suffering. Have you talked to your doctor about using an alternative medication? ...
Updated 2 years ago in OxyContin.
Sun, Jul 22 '12, 11:04 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 233386
oxycontin 30mg
show picture of 30mg oxycontin ## There are numerous Oxycontin pills that contain 30 mg, is there a particular pill you are looking for? Please post back so I can assist you better. ## do you have a pill oxycontin with 20 mg from a company with dan on the back of a oxycontin ## What are the exact markings on the pill? Please post back so I can help you locate the pill you are looking for. ## I was just prescribed roxicodone 30mg with k9 as the imprint on the scored side and 15mg k8, I have never seen these before is there such a thing? Also the manufactuor is Sandoz. ## new op pill ## I just want to know about new op pill ## i,m 58, had 5 heart attacks& artherites due to accidents & work related injuries. anyway i,m on 30mg oxycontin 2 times a day. with the new op i,ve had nause... ...
Updated 2 years ago in OxyContin.
Thu, May 10 '12, 11:35 PM   8  Subscribe to thread 196751
oxycontin 60mg?
orange, round, 60 (one side), OCV (other side) ## Did you mean OC 60? If so, then this is 60mgs of Oxycodone CR, a generic for Oxycontin, a potent narcotic pain reliever. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and constipation. You can read more here: Please let me know if this is the correct imprint. ## The OC namebrand works better than the new OP brand. they seem to only work half as good. ...
Updated 3 years ago in OxyContin.
Tue, Sep 07 '10, 8:16 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 199074
oxycontin 80 mlg
I am wondering if there is a manufacturer of oxycontin other then purdue? I am taking oxycontin 80 mlgm, and purdue has changed the medication, and it does not work for me with what they have done to it. ## Actavis is a manufacturer of generic Oxycontin, my insurance will only pay for generic. They have not reformulated. ## I am not sure what is going on with the generic Oxycontin, Sometimes they are available and others not. If you are in reference to the inability to misuse the new OP/80 there are always a way and Purdue Pharma knows this and so does the FDA. My suggestion is take them in the proper manner. ## a few years back a company did make generic oxycontin and they were just as good as perdue's. they were pink instead of green. anyway perdue sued them for making them just a... ...
Updated 9 months ago in OxyContin.
Tue, Oct 15 '13, 3:00 AM   104  Subscribe to thread 208078
Why did they change Oxycontin?
I have been taking oxycontin for years for chronic back pain. Now I can't get any relief from pain because of the change. Is there any thing else I can take to stop the pain? I can't stand the pain and the new ones give me a headache. Like I need more pain. Come on and get real. Don't punish the people that need it. ## I have had neck SX and also have several issues w/ back and SX is not an option. I want to know why the receipe for the OxyContin was changed. It doesn't work anymore since the change--what else (OTHER meds and WHY the change. If it ain't broke-don't fix it. Is the/formula same for generic? Seems like the 40 OC took 20-30-minutes to kick in--now it's over an hour and doesn't last very long but I have been on then for a few years. Anyody got... ...
Updated 3 years ago in OxyContin.
Wed, May 11 '11, 12:35 PM   6  Subscribe to thread 209664

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