Another Name For Oxycontin?

1 Reply Updated

Conversation Starter

Amy Says:
Long story short, my new insurance will not cover 1/3 of my 30 mg oxycontin. I notice on my breakthrough meds, Oxycodone 20 mg, the bottle says, "Generic for Roxicodone." Is there another name for Oxycodone that my insurance will cover? Btw, my ins. will cover 4 a day 60 mg and the same for 80 mg! I am only asking for 3 a day of the 30 mg! What is funny is playing with insurance coverage online, I put in 100 pills a day for oxycodone, and my insurance will approve! Really? I realize that would never happen, but I am just saying, they have got their heads up their.....

Showing Replies 1 - 1 of 1 RSS Feed

Page of 1     Sorted By:

Verwon Says:
No, there is no other name for Oxycontin, the active ingredient is Oxycodone in a time released formulation, but it isn't available as a generic anymore.

I wonder how their coverage checker is reading them, though?

If it's considering them as regular release formulations, then the 4 a day would be normal, since those are taken every 6 hours and 2 a day is normal for the time released Oxycontin, since it's meant to be taken every 12 hours.

Learn more Oxycontin details here.

Post a Reply   Share page   Report post

Was this helpful?  0 0  

Viewing page 1 of 1     Reply

Possibly Related Threads:

Is there a generic for Brand Name OXYCONTIN EXTENDED RELEASE? The cost is way too high. I though generic oxycontin was coming back. Does anyone have an update? ## Hi, Marty! No, ther... 23 replies
Oxycontin: how long til I can take another without starting wd again? In pain. used op80s twice daily for pain mgmt. Noticed tolerance level went from 20 mgs and up...very fast. realizing my... 2 replies
another name for darvocet white round shape ## You really need to provide us with the imprint of letters and numbers on the pill. Another name for... 1 reply
another name/generic name for gestex i need another name for gestex or the generic name and how much is it? if there is no gestex available in the market wha... 2 replies
is klonopin just another name for volume I was just wondering if it was the same as volume or if there are other components that make it different and what is th... 3 replies
drug name oxycontin yes i have severe pain from cancer, they are the only ones that work ## i have suffered with breast cancer, uteren cance... 4 replies
Picture of a 40 mg brand name oxycontin I think my my drug store gave me generic instead of my regular brand name of OxyContin and charged me the same price ## ... 1 reply
show what oxycontin oc and op pills look like in both name brand and generic brands pictures a want to see what a oxycontin 80 op & co brand and genic picture, as well as this pill i found on the ground outsid... 8 replies
OXYCONTIN FOR PAIN RELIEF I took oxycontin and oxycodone for 6 years... stopped cold turkey, cause i lost my job and insurance..........first mont... 1 reply
oxycontin for pain Had a TKR 8/11/15. Sent home with Norco then hydro codone acetaminophen 10-325. Worked a few days. Got really bad shin p... 1 reply

Post a Reply

No registration is needed.
Simply fill out the form below.

Please be detailed.

You may use your first name, or for more privacy, make up a nickname.

Optional. Always hidden. This allows us to notify you when a reply is posted here.

4) Text Verification: *
Prevents SPAM.

Click here to show the question

This form will be submitted securely


Discussion Thread Guidelines: Any participation in the discussion threads signifies your agreement with the Terms of Use. (1) Act civilized and be respectful towards others. No profanity, vulgarity or lewd / suggestive content is allowed. (2) Posts encouraging, facilitating, or seeking advice about the abuse of medications or other substances are prohibited. (3) Personal contact information (such as telephone numbers, email addresses, etc) is not allowed to appear on our discussion threads. (4) We do not allow our forums to be used for buying, selling, trading, or for the promotion of a product or service. (5) Posting external links to other web sites is not allowed without our prior approval. (6) We reserve the right to edit or remove content which we find objectionable to the community at our sole discretion.

Note: All times displayed are GMT - 7.

This information has been independently compiled and is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for medical advice from a qualified healthcare professional; nor is it intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For more details please see the Medical Disclaimer. Site content is Copyright © 2005-2017 and is protected under U.S. and International Copyright laws. All Rights Reserved. This page was last updated on 22 July 2013.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2017 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® and The People's Medicine Community® are registered trademarks of Limelight Innovations L.L.C.