Oxycodone Acetaminophen 5 325 (Thread 222626)

5 Replies Updated



Conversation Starter

Mary Says:


I had a total knee replacement done last Monday. When released on Thursday, I was prescribed with Oxycodone Acetaminophen 5 325 as a pain killer in time of need. I needed a little yesterday--I really haven't had that much pain before, even in the hospital--but I guess I pushed myself a little too much, so I took one of my capsuls. I awoke in the night because the pain I was feeling was 10 times worse than anything I'd been through since surgery. I took another and the pain increased. What would cause this? I have used only three of the fifty prescribed, so I don't think I could be already addicted. I'm a 59 yar old female, with a moderate HBP and diabetes, both more or less controlled. My health is otherwise good.



Showing Replies 1 - 5 of 5 RSS Feed


Page of 1     Sorted By:
1
Verwon Says:

Addiction wouldn't cause worsening of the pain, that would be a tolerance or withdrawal effect and no, just 3 of the tablets would be highly unlikely to cause this effect.

It is, however, normal for you to hit a point after such surgeries, where the pain will hit a peak. It is just the way your body works and it can be very miserable.

If your current dosage isn't helping, then please contact your doctor.

The Oxycodone in this is a narcotic and it may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, dry mouth and constipation.

Learn more:

https:/­/­www.medschat.com/­wiki/­Percocet/­

Have you consulted your doctor?

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?      0  
2
Mary Says:

No, I haven't, I have an appointment next Tuesday. I spoke with the nurse today, but she didn't say much.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?      1  
3
Sharon Says:

Do not worry about the kneepain I have both of my done and yes I went through a lot pain after I was home because of all the exercises. But it did pass, My trouble with that pill is I got hives from. My doctor told that codiene is in it and i can not take it. Just keep working your knee it will get better.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?      0  
4
MB Says:

I’ve been taking this medicine for 5 days and have noticed that my gums are bleeding when brushing my teeth. Does oxycodone/acetaminophen 5-325 cause bleeding gums?

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?      1  
5
Mason Says:

Re: MB (# 4)

I don't think that bleeding gums is a known side effect to oxycodone/apap. Are you taking an NSAID (ibuprofen, aspirin, aleve)? Tylenol (apap) doesn't have the bleeding risks that NSAID's do.

REPLYSHAREREPORT
Was this helpful?      0  




Viewing page 1 of 1     Reply


More Discussions:

20-325 oxycodone / acetaminophen
I have been taking qty of 120/mo,10-325 (percocet) for 2yrs with no side effects. My new MD reduced the qty to 90 and al...
5 Mg 325 OxyCodone/Acetaminophen
I have had several pain intensive surgeries followed by Dr. prescrptions of Vicodin & Percocet on various occasions ... 5 replies
oxycodone acetaminophen 5/325
Does this affect your breathing and what is the 5 mixture? ## Hello, K! How are you? This is 5mgs of Oxycodone coupled w... 3 replies
oxycodone acetaminophen 5 325mg does it contain aspirin
I would like to know if aspirin is in oxycodone. My husband has back pain and I have oxycodone/acetaminophen5-325 I use ... 3 replies
oxycodone acetaminophen 5 325 shelf life
I have oxycodone acetaminophen 5 325 from Nov.2012. Is it still usably effective? ## Hello, Dorcas! How are you? If it&#... 2 replies
Oxycodone/acetaminophen 5-325
does this drug cause foods to taste very salty? Many of the foods I am eating taste so salty I am unable to eat them. I ... 1 reply
oxycodone acetaminophen 5 325 ingredients
Which one works better 5 325 or the K 18 I have chronic back pain for more than 8years & it's getting worse I ha... 1 reply
oxycodone acetaminophen 5 325 mg tablet
how much is this per pill how long will it take to get the order ## Hello, Richard! How are you? I'm sorry, but this... 1 reply
oxycodone-acetaminophen 5-325 and trazadone 100 mg
I just had a bunionectomy today and the doctor have me oxycodone - acetaminophen 5-325 and meloxicam for pain and inflam... 1 reply
oxycodone acetaminophen 10 325 changes
I HAVE OA AND need both knees and right hip replaced, I also have bone infarcts in both legs and in 2003 had a car accid... 7 replies


Post a Reply

No registration needed.
Simply fill out the form below.

 *

 *


 Optional, stays hidden.
Get notified when a reply is posted here.




4) Text Verification: *
Prevents SPAM.

Click here to show the question



This form will be submitted securely


TRUSTe

Discussion Thread Guidelines: Any participation in the discussion threads signifies your agreement with the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. (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. This page was last updated on 29 November 2017.

We are committed to your privacy.

Copyright © 2005-2019 All Rights Reserved. MedsChat® is a registered trademark of Limelight Innovations L.L.C. 9888 W Belleview Ave #5000, Denver, CO, 80123, USA