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... Oxycodone is that Percocet has Tylenol also. It sounds like you've built up a tolerance, which is probably the reason you're not getting relief. ... (5 replies)
... It depends on the individual.Some say percocet works better,some say lortab,vicodin works better. ... (2 replies)
... I would like to know what is the difference between percocet and oxyCODONE? ... (5 replies)

... a bad thing. as long as you are taking them for very real pain and not just for any type of 'feeling' they may give you, you should be okay. there just IS a big difference between a dependency and any type of real addiction too. ... (3 replies)
... "Oxycodone" is the chemical name of the narcotic. "Oxycontin" is long acting Oxycodone. Oxycodone can either be short acting (Percocet or Oxy IR) or long acting...Oxycontin. Ex (1 replies)
... Oxycodone" is the active ingredient of "Oxycontin." Oxycontin is a timed release med where the Oxycodone is released over a 12 hour period in roughly equal increments. There is no other med in the pill besides Oxycodone. ... (1 replies)
... ecause of the "stigma" associated with writing a prescription for "Oxycontin." He probably feels more likely to raise red flags or whatever. Again, this is the difference between GPs and PM Docs. Your GP was under medicating you quite a bit.... ... (17 replies)
... Thank you so much for your input. I am trying to understand why my doc is so against percocet versus oxycontin and I want to make sure I am understanding it. ... (17 replies)
... I always wonder how come it doesn't work for me as well as Percocet or Fentanyl patch LA. I had it for a short time but saw a big difference between 25 mg of Fentanyl patch as LA and 20 mg of Oxy as LA. ... (14 replies)
... This is not quite accurate concerning oxycodone. Oxycodone is an ingredient in both Percocet and Oxycontin. Maybe I could clear things up a little bit. ... (5 replies)
... Hi enigma: :wave: I just want to welcome you to the boards. Sorry to hear you have back issues, but at the same time, it's great to hear that your problems are leveling out. Let me see if I can help with your question. Please understand that I am not a doc, and I'm sure many others with MUCH more knowledge will be by to offer some advice. Myself, I've never taken... (5 replies)
... No,They all have oxycodone.Percocet is oxycodone with tylonol,oxycontin has oxycodone whout tylonol,and is time-released. Contin means long acting.You then also have oxycodone IR Now if your getting oxycontin generic,it will say on the bottle oxycodone ER if its brand name,it will say oxycontin CR Basically CR-ER are the same thing. (1 replies)
... Both percocet,and oxycotin have the same opiot in them,oxycodone.The difference is,oxycotin is time-released,and doesn't have the tylonol,percocet has the tylolnol and is not time-released.Now there is a med. called oxycodone I.R it comes in 5-15-30mg It doesn't have the tylonol and is not time-released.Like dave mentioned,with oxycotin,it is dangerous to crush,chew etc. this... (5 replies)
... Percocet is Oxycodone and Tylenol while Oxycontin is a sustained release Oxycodone only.You can crush the percocets but not the oxycontin..... ... (5 replies)
... DO NOT grind up the oxycontin. It is a sustained released medicine, and you could gettoo much into your system at once. Please call a pharmacist for advise. God bless you, and may you find relief. (5 replies)
... I really can't tell you about the grinding up of the pills. But I can tell you that percocet contains Tylenol and oxy where the oxycodone does not. ... (5 replies)
... Actually you were on oxycodone extended release, which IS in fact known as Oxycontin. With the strongest dose of oxycodone in a Percocet tablet being 10 mg, you can see why oxycontin is so appealing to addicts. Oxycontin has no apap to od on, and the weakest oxycontin tablet is 10 mg! ... (15 replies)
... Thank you so much! That is the answer I needed perfectly! Now I see the reason when I read like those in Hollywood getting addicted to Oxy. I used to be on Oxycontin Extended Release (can't remember the correct name) and I kept thinking, "Why does everyone keep getting addicted to this?" because I didn't feel anything. Now I see, that it's really Percocet. I have got my... (15 replies)
... my doctor first had me on oxycodone/percocet/endocet and that didn't last that long (only for like an hour) and it says on the bottle (take every 4 hours for pain) well now my doctor put me on oxycontin (10mg) and that seems to help a little bit better (a little bit longer) Are both of these pain med's different? (the oxycodone/percocet and the oxycontin) it says on the... (6 replies)
... Now the doc says next he is going to have me try MS Contin or OxyContin . Isn't Oxy about the same as Percocet? ... (1 replies)




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