What is the difference between oxycontin& oxycodone?

Answer OxyContin and oxycodone are the same semi-synthetic opiate drug. It is prescribed for management of moderate to severe pain. OxyContin is the brand name for a time-released form of oxycodone.Brand ... Read More »

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Differences Between Oxycodone and Oxycontin?

Oxycodone and Oxycontin are two drugs derived from the highly addictive narcotic drug opium. Both medications are commonly used to relieve moderate to severe pain and can be used in a variety of si... Read More »

Can you take Oxycontin when pregnant?

You cannot take this drug while you are pregnant. This is considered a narcotic. Any narcotics are harmful for your baby.

How much oxycontin does it take to get addicted?

Upon entering the body, OxyContin stimulates specific receptors known as opioid receptors throughout your central nervous system. As the OxyContin binds to these receptors, the receptors activate t... Read More »

Oxycontin Withdrawal?

No you won't go through any withdrawls switching from oxycotin to methadone. I've done the switching from opiate based meds to methadone before. That's why they give it to opiate addicts,, to pr... Read More »