Oxycodone Online is the brand dug of Oxycontin, and it treats moderate to severe pain in adults. It is a pain killer; however, it is also used for the other purposes that are not listed here.

It comes in two forms that include immediate-release and extended-release oral formulation. Although it is a prescription medicine, expert supervision is necessary for the treatment.

Oxycodone provides euphoric effects because it directly works on the brain and changes how it responds to the pain.

How to use Oxycodone

  • Take the pill with dry hands and swallow it whole; however, crush or chew can be harmful.
  • Read the provided leaflet carefully and follow all the instructions given by your doctor. Although, taking it without prescription can harm your health.
  • Do not use the medication longer than prescribed. However, you may experience withdrawals or side effects.
  • If you are taking a liquid form of Oxycodone, measure it carefully with a measuring tool but do not measure it with a regular spoon.
  • Take the supervision when you get the first sign of the pain; it will work well.

Dosage Instructions

For moderate to severe pain: Start the dose with a lower effective dosage from 5mg to 15 mg every 4 to 6 hours. Moreover, please take it as prescribed.

  • Your doctor will suggest to you if the increment is needed to reduce the pain.
  • Oxycodone is not recommended in children lower than 18 years. However, ask your doctor about the dosage before starting the treatment.
  • In any case, if you forget your dose take it as soon, you remember. Although, considering the missed pill with schedule, one will be an overdose, do not make up the missed dose with schedule drug.
  • Do not suddenly stop taking medicine, ask your doctor about it. He will guide you well.

Side effects

The most common side effects of Oxycodone include:

  • Nausea, vomiting;
  • Lightheadedness;
  • Dizziness, drowsiness;

Side effects may occur at the starting of the treatment but vanish in some time or after the next dose. However, consult the doctor before starting the procedure to avoid side effects.

To prevent constipation, drink an excess of water, and if possible, eat dietary fiber.

You can also take a laxative if you get side effects but ask your doctor about it first. However, to prevent the risk of lightheadedness or dizziness, get up from the sitting or lying position slowly.

The other side effects include:

  • Interrupted breathing;
  • Sleep apnea;
  • Mental/mood swings;
  • Difficulty urinating;
  • Hallucination;
  • Stomach/abdominal pain; or,
  • unusual tiredness.

 However, these are unusual side effects, and they mostly happen when the treatment is abuse by the patient

Call your doctor right away and contact 911 if you get any of these side effects. Although you can also report your symptoms to the FDA.