Oxycontin is an opioid medication, which is used for the treatment of severe pain and isdeemed unmanageable by other alternatives. It is a narcotic drug that acts as a depressant in the body, which interacts with opioid receptors in the brain, binding them to stop the sensation of pain.
Oxycontin is not indicated as an as- needed analgesic, thus it canâ€™t be used for occasional pain relief.
AVAILIBILITY OF OXYCONTIN
Oxycontin extended release tablets is an opioid analgesic supplied in 10 mg,15mg,20mg,30mg,40mg,60mg and 80mg tablets for oral administration. Oxycontin is available online. If you buy Oxycontin online , you will be given all the prescription related instructions and you must follow them carefully to prevent any misuse or adverse effect.
WHAT ARE THE PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN?
Oxycontin contains Oxycodone which is a schedule III controlled substance and being an opioid, it exposes the users to the risks of addiction, misuse, dependence and withdrawal symptoms. There is a greater risk of an overdose and death due to larger amounts of Oxycodone present
In the following conditions, it is advisable to avoid the usage of this tablet:
- Severe Asthma
- Breathing problems
- Blockages in the stomach and intestine
Oxycodone is known to be habit forming and can slow or stop your breathing.
This medicine must be avoided during pregnancy and breast feeding as it may lead to serious withdrawal symptoms in the newborn. Do not consume this medicine with alcohol or any other drug that may induce drowsiness. Â Go through the medication guide when you buy Oxycontin online and make sure you are not allergic to it. Certain medicines are known to cause a serious condition called Serotonin Syndrome after interacting with Oxycontin. Donâ€™t consume this medicine along with :
- Stimulant medicine
- Herbal products
- Medicine for depression or other mental illnesses
- Parkinsonâ€™s disease
Read the label carefully when you buy Oxycontin online. Consult your doctor and tell him about all the prescriptions and non prescriptions that are mentioned in the label to check for the possibilities of drug interaction.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS OF OXYCONTIN?
In the initial phase of the drugâ€™s usage you might experience minor side effects that include:
Some serious side effects of this medicine are-
- Allergic reaction
- Breathing problems
- Serotonin Syndrome
- Loss of coordination
- Stiffness in muscles
- Sweaty palms
Symptoms of an overdose include:
- Cold and clammy skin
- Chest pain
- Abdominal pain
- Heart attack
HOW TO TAKE OXYCONTIN?
The dosage of Oxycontin usually directs for it to be taken every 12 hours with or without food and you must follow the directions on the label carefully when you buy Oxycontin online. You must be aware of all the dosage related risks and complications that may arise in this case. Consult your Doctor or pharmacist to understand any part of the prescription that you have doubts about. Take Oxycontin exactly as prescribed. Be careful not to crush, break or open an Oxycontin pill, swallow the tablet whole. Donâ€™t crush the pill to inhale its powder or mix it with a liquid to consume as it might turn out fatal. Store it safely at room temperature away from excess heat and moisture.