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A 31-year-old female asked:

After brain surgery i was to take 10 mg oxycodone & perc10's every 4 hrs & did for 1 week is it safe to stop the oxycodone & just take the percs?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Percs are Oxycontin: They are the same medication. I am not sure what the question is if you are taking two different types of the same medication.
Dr. Edwin Perez
Anesthesiology 19 years experience
Percocet: Yes....Percocet is oxycodone just w tylenol (acetaminophen) added. Same thing.

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Last updated May 23, 2013

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