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Does oxycodone without acetaminophen harm the liver?

Does oxycodone without acetaminophen harm the liver?

No harm: Most of the debate about the role of opioids in chronic pain management is based upon both the safety and efficacy of these drugs and the potential for abuse. Opioids do not cause organ damage with long-term use. Oxycodone has a high risk for abuse and severe, possibly fatal, breathing problems. Be sure you know how to take oxycodone and what other drugs you should avoid taking with it. ...Read more

Dr. Alvin Stein
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Acetaminophen (Definition)

Acetaminophen (tylenol) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory which is a ...Read more


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What might happen if you take tylox (oxycodone and acetaminophen) without any pain?

What might happen if you take tylox (oxycodone and acetaminophen) without any pain?

Tylox (oxycodone and acetaminophen): Tylox (oxycodone and acetaminophen) is Acetaminophen and oxycodone — if you have no pain — then why would you want to take it —? One would question if you are trying to get a high. ...Read more

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What is oxycodone acetaminophen given for?

Pain: Oxycodone is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. Oxycodone is in a class of medications called opiate (narcotic) analgesics. It works by changing the way the brain and nervous system respond to pain. ...Read more

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How strong is tylenol (acetaminophen) #3 compared to roxicodone?

Weaker: Tylenol (acetaminophen) #3 is tylenol (acetaminophen) plus codiene, roxicodone is oxycodone. It is more potent than tylenol (acetaminophen) #3. ...Read more

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Help! Is 1000mg of acetaminophen and 10mg of oxycodone taken together safe?

Help! Is 1000mg of acetaminophen and 10mg of oxycodone taken together safe?

As Directed: They may be take safely together as prescribed and according to the directions on the bottles. The maximum daily dose of acetaminophen for short term use should not exceed 4,000 mg. ...Read more

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How long to wait after taking 1300mg acetaminophen before taking Oxycodone 5-325?

How long to wait after taking 1300mg acetaminophen before taking Oxycodone 5-325?

It depends on total: It depends on total daily dose of acetaminophen, including oxycodone preparations, You are allowed no more than 4000 mg daily before it affects your liver. So you are welcome to take both 1300 mg and 325 mg at the same time. It did not specify the limit for acetaminophen on hourly basis, only per 24 hours. ...Read more

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How addictive is oxycodone acetaminophen?

How addictive is oxycodone acetaminophen?

Opiate addiction: All opiates have addiction potential. The more potent/powerful drug, the higher addiction potential. In general, people are more addicted to short acting opiate than long acting opiate. ...Read more

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Is oxycodone acetaminophen stronger than novoprofen?

Is oxycodone acetaminophen stronger than novoprofen?

Yes: Novoprofen is plain ibuprofen, same thing that is in Motrin and many other brands. Depends on what you mean by "stronger" to some extent. If you had inflammation, like a sprained ankle, Ibuprofen is likely to reduce that inflammation over time far more than tylenol (acetaminophen) and oxycodone. However, the oxycodone will have more effects on immediately reducing pain than Ibuprofen does. Also, has more risks. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 1000mg of acetaminophen and 10mg of oxycodone together?

Is it safe to take 1000mg of acetaminophen and 10mg of oxycodone together?

Yes: It is safe to take the 2 together, however I would suggest keeping the dose of Acetaminophen to less than 4000 mg/d. If you are going to take this for extended time then I would suggest staying less than 2000mg/d. ...Read more

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What if I take tylenol (acetaminophen) with oxycodone how much of each should I take?

What if I take tylenol (acetaminophen) with oxycodone how much of each should I take?

Many variables: Do you run 4 min or 20 min miles what do you weigh how fit are you all effect this among others. So of you are fit enough just do it. ...Read more

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Is there evidence showing oxycodone, vicoden & more alike do not wrk w/o acetaminophen?

Is there evidence showing oxycodone, vicoden & more alike do not wrk w/o acetaminophen?

No: The combination of narcotics and nsaids is an attempt to improve the efficacy of each drug. They both work well on their own, but together the effect is greatly increased. ...Read more

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Does oxycodone 10/325 have more or less tylenol (acetaminophen) than 10/650 n wats da difference?

10/650 has more: The first number in the 10/325 or 10/650 is the oxycodone dose. The second number in that formulation is the amount of tylenol (or acetaminophen). The 10/650 will have twice the tylenol as the 10/325. Some people respond better with more tylenol, but this also limits how often you can take it in a day due to increased chance of liver toxicity. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I want to know what is the difference between oxycodone hydrochloride and oxycodone with acetaminophen?

Added analgesic: Hydrocodone with acetominophen contains both an opioid narcotic medication with an analgesic and antipyretic commonly know as tylenol (acetaminophen).
Oxycodone hydrochloride is solely an opioid narcotic medication. ...Read more

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I need to substitute my normal dose of Oxycodone 10mg with a comparable dose of Codeine 30mg tablets (no Acetaminophen in these Codeine). How many?

Oxycodone conversion: It is better to contact your prescribing physician since one has to take cross -tolerance into consideration for opioid rotation. ...Read more

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What are reactions to tylox (oxycodone and acetaminophen)?

What are reactions to tylox (oxycodone and acetaminophen)?

Tylox (oxycodone and acetaminophen) reactions: The common reactions are the same as to other narcotics, nausea, vomiting, itching, constipation and sleepiness. ...Read more

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Is it safe to mix oxycodone, acetaminophen, and alcohol?

Is it safe to mix oxycodone, acetaminophen, and alcohol?

Oxycodone, acetamino: Absolutely not. Alcohol should not be consumed when taking an opioid. ...Read more

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Is it dangerous to take acetaminophen with codeine and oxycodone?

Depends : Mixing two different opioids (codeine and oxycodone) may not be a good idea as this can lead to cumulative effects. In addition to this, the total dose of Acetaminophen has to be considered. It would be best to disclose all the medications you are taking to your doctor and decide and would be most appropriate for you and just stay on it. ...Read more

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What does acetaminophen do when mixed with oxycodone or hydrocodone?

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Combination Rx: Acetaminophen is used to treat pain and so are narcotics such as oxycodone or hydrocodone. When combined together, they have synergistic effect. ...Read more

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Would it be safe to take two oxycodone and one hydrocodone-acetaminophen together?

Would it be safe to take two oxycodone and one hydrocodone-acetaminophen together?

Why?: It is never a good idea to take anything unless you're prescribing doctor tells you to.
Better to find a solution! Gabor Racz MD ...Read more

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I took 4 tablets of 5-325 roxicet (oxycodone + acetaminophen), could this be an overdose?

I took 4 tablets of 5-325 roxicet (oxycodone + acetaminophen), could this be an overdose?

Possibly: Everyone is different in their ability to tolerate opiate pain medications. If this was the first time you took this amount, it may be an overdose and if you feel sedated, I would seek medical care to avoid breathing problems. However, if you have taken this amount in the past, you may be tolerant to the medication. You may want to discuss this with your doctor who is prescribing the medications. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how your body react when you take roxicet (oxycodone 5mg + acetaminophen 325mg?

Can you tell me how your body react when you take roxicet (oxycodone 5mg + acetaminophen 325mg?

Pain Relief: Oxycodone is a very potent synthetic narcotic that is used to treat moderate to severe pain. Side effects include itching, nausea, vomiting and constipation. It will cause sedation and is therefore NOT to be taken with other sedatives or alcohol. Acetaminophen is an over the counter med used to treat mild to moderate pain. It is metabolized in the liver so do NOT take more than prescribed. ...Read more

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I'm prescribe oxycodone 5 mg by 325 2 every 4 hours total of 12 a day. Is this a dangerous amount of tylenol (acetaminophen)?

Tylenol (acetaminophen) and liver: These are general recommendations :the general recommended is you take a maximum of 4000 mg of Acetaminophen in 24 hours . If you take 12 of the pills you're taking 3900 mg.

That does not mean that this is safe for you. More information is needed about your general health ; your liver, what other drugs you take if any. ...Read more

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It's been 8 hrs since I have taken 10-325 oxycodone/acetaminophen. Is it ok to have one beer when I go out for dinner tonight?

It's been 8 hrs since I have taken 10-325 oxycodone/acetaminophen.  Is it ok to have one beer when I go out for dinner tonight?

Yes but go slow: Oxycodone may have some sedating effect up to 12 hours. One beer can be sedating for some people but it depends on how fast you drink it. Also, if there is food in the stomach, that can slow down the effect of alcohol. So drink slowly, over one or two hours and have something to eat before drinking your beer. ...Read more

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So my dr gave me oxycodone 5mg with no tylenol (acetaminophen). For pain but it doesn't help the pain what can I get that's stronger but won't give me a head rush?

So my dr gave me oxycodone 5mg with no tylenol (acetaminophen). For pain but it doesn't help the pain what can I get that's stronger but won't give me a head rush?

Oxycodone: This is a great question — firstly what pain is being treated? Do you need an anti-inflammatory as well? How bad is the pain? What other modalities are being tried at the same time? ...Read more

Dr. Clifford Gevirtz
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Oxycodone (Definition)

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Roxicodone (Definition)

Roxicodone is a drug that increases narcotic effects which is a ...Read more