A 23-year-old member asked:
Is percocet the same thing as oxycodone?
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Family Medicine 31 years experience
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Pain Management 33 years experience
No: Although the opioid component is the same (oxycodone), Percocet includes Acetaminophen (tylenol) which in fact sets the limits of the maximal dose allowed.
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Psychiatry 33 years experience
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Anesthesiology 20 years experience
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Last updated Dec 19, 2016
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