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How long does it take to get off oxycodone

A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
Addiction Medicine 35 years experience
2 days: Oxycodone has a half life of about 4-5 hours so it is essentially gone within 36-48 hours of the last use of a short acting oxycodone preparation and ... Read More
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 27 years experience
Variable: 96 hours would be a upper limit.

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology 30 years experience
48 - 72 Hours: The drug is clinically not active after 15 to 20 hours. It is still probably detectable in the bloodstream or urine after three days. It will only be ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
Pain Management 13 years experience
Can take: Up to a week.
Dr. Brian Nichol
Anesthesiology 30 years experience
varies: Typically oxycodone metabolites will be detectable in the urine for 3-7 days.
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
Psychiatry 18 years experience
Getting off suboxone: It sounds like you were started on Suboxone after taking other prescribed opiates (including oxycodone) with a plan to taper the Suboxone and come off... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Can check yourself.: Usually 1-3 days is enough time off the drug to clear the system. This depends on multiple factors though. A person can check at home. See http://w... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ricardo Borrego
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Depends on 1/2 life: Oxycodone is an opiate medication that has a 1/2 life of 3-4.5 hours. It take 5x the half life for a drug to be totally eliminated from your body. Th... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Variable: If you start noticing the need for more medication to control same level of pain, fear and panic when you dont take the meds at the same time, sweatin... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
A Verified Doctoranswered
Addiction Medicine 49 years experience
You must define sick: If it is a true allergic response - hives, wheezing, skin rash - you may respond to other opiates similarly. If it is related to histamine-release (wh... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marcie Berman
Clinical Psychology 39 years experience
Supervision!: You need to be doing,this,under,the supervision of a doctor. If you have suboxone, you should have a doctor that prescribed it. If you don't, find o... Read More