A 34-year-old member asked:

What is the difference between tylox (oxycodone and acetaminophen) and percocet?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Kent
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine 14 years experience
Dosing: Dosing is the only difference. They both have oxycodone and acetaminophen, tylox has 5mg of oxycodone and 500mg of acetaminophen, where as Percocet has different levels or oxycodone and Acetaminophen (multiple dosing formaulations), most commonly 5 mg of oxycodone and 325mg of acetaminophen. Hope this helps!
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Similar questions

A 46-year-old member asked:

What is the fundamental difference between tylox, (oxycodone and acetaminophen) percocet?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Peter Zimmerman
Pain Management 35 years experience
Tylenol (acetaminophen): The doses of tylenol (acetaminophen) are different.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 40-year-old member asked:
What effects does a combination of oxycodone and acetaminophen do for you?
2 doctor answers8 doctors weighed in
A 32-year-old member asked:
Can percocet (oxycodone/acetaminophen) help treat anxiety?
2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
A 48-year-old member asked:
How many mg of percocet does a tylox (oxycodone and acetaminophen) 5/500 equal?
1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Last updated Oct 23, 2017
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
$44 video appointments with $19/month membership*
*Billed $57 every 3 months. Cancel anytime.


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.