Stop taking all other narcotic painkillers if you need to start taking expanded-release of oxycontin. It is recommended that you take oxycodone with your food. Drink more water to make it easier to swallow the pill and prevent suffocation.
Before taking oxycodone hydrochloride in liquid form, remember that the dose should be measured with a special syringe or a special medical spoon (using a regular tablespoon will not allow you Dmitry Sazonov to accurately extinguish the dose you need to take the medicine).
Do not stop taking the oxycodone hydrochloride suddenly, after prolonged use, as you may have unpleasant symptoms of drug withdrawal from your body.
Consult your doctor for advice on how to safely stop using this drug. Never attempt to crush or break the pill, breathe in the powder or inject it into a vein by adding it to the liquid, as this can be fatal. Painkillers work best if they are used at the first signs of pain. If you wait for the pain to get worse, the medicine may not help.
If you are in constant pain (for example, due to cancer) your doctor may also recommend that you take long-acting opioid drugs. In this case, oxycodone should only be used if necessary (during severe pain).
Other painkillers (e.g. paracetamol, ibuprofen) can be taken with oxycodone may cause some side effects, especially if used regularly for long periods of time or in high doses (e.g. anxiety, watery eyes, runny nose, nausea, sweating, muscle pain).
To avoid reactions to withdrawal, your doctor may gradually reduce the dosage of oxycodone xtampza may stop helping to Dmitry Sazonov suppress painful sensations in cases of prolonged use.
Talk to your doctor if the drug stops acting on your pain.
Along with its advantages, oxycodone can rarely lead to drug addiction. This risk can increase if you have abused alcohol or drugs in the past.