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I have oxycodone allergies but still want it. Help!?

I have oxycodone allergies but still want it. Help!?

Bad idea: There are many other options to treat your pain. If you really have an allergy (not just itching or nausea) you are risking your life by taking oxycodone. ...Read more

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Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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What is the definition or description of: Oxycodone allergy?

Opioid allergy: Allergic reaction to opioids are no different than most allergic reactions; however, this shouldn't be confused with known side effects: itching, nausea, constipation, histamine release, constipation, and sedation. ...Read more

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Suffering from horrible allergies and can not sleep. Tried OTC alavert as well as zyrtec (cetirizine) - the most recent @ 3pm. Can i also take oxycodone to sleep?

Suffering from horrible allergies and can not sleep. Tried OTC alavert as well as  zyrtec (cetirizine) - the most recent @ 3pm. Can i also take oxycodone to sleep?

No: Oxycodone is a narcotic for pain. Although it may cause drowsiness in some people, it is not used for sleep. Furthermore, the doctor who prescribed the oxycodone should be alerted because he must have ordered it for pain. If the allergies are horrible, please consult an allergist. ...Read more

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Trying to figure out my allergies. I get hives from Vicodin, Morphine, NSAIDS, Codeine. Does that mean also allergic to Percocet? How about Oxycodone?

Trying to figure out my allergies. I get hives from Vicodin, Morphine, NSAIDS, Codeine. Does that mean also allergic to Percocet? How about Oxycodone?

Likely: The reaction from codeine, Vicodin, Morphine etc are not truly allergic reaction but from these drugs' ability to release histamine from your cells. Thus you will not likely tolerate any drug in the opiate group. NSAIDs can also cause hives (which are considered allergic in some) but more likely aggravates an existing episode of hives regardless what may be causing it. Need more information. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get oxycodone online?

Is it possible to get oxycodone online?

No: If you do, it is: 1. Illegal 2. Not safe or guaranteed if you have pain, see a legitimate pain doctor. If you are simply looking for oxycodone, please avoid ever taking any narcotics unless you have severe pain. ...Read more

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Can you help? Is 239 mg of oxycodone lethal?

Can you help? Is 239 mg of oxycodone lethal?

Depends...: It is likely to be fatal in an opioid naive patient; however, patients who are very tolerant to opioids from long term pain management can tolerate oral daily doses of that and beyond but in divided doses. Abusers who might inject that quantity in a single dose will in all likelihood not survive. ...Read more

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How long would oxycodone stay in your system?

How long would oxycodone stay in your system?

48 hours: While the analgesic effect lasts 4 to 6 hours, you pick it up to some degree for at least 48 hours. ...Read more

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How long til oxycodone 5/325m is out of your sysytem?

Time......: Oxycodone can be detected in your urine up to three days, in your blood for a day and in your hair up to three months. Hope this answers your question. ...Read more

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What's a good starter dose for roxicodone (oxycodone)?

Depends: Under the care of a physician who is familiar with opioid medications and provides the appropriate education on their use this dose may be as low as 5mg. Always start low and slowly increase as needed under the direction of your physician. Medications should never be altered or changed without physician direction. ...Read more

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How much will a roxicodone (oxycodone) should be taken?

Confusing?: You need to re-ask your question. Do you mean how often should it be taken? (every 4-6 hours). How much should you take at a time? (exactly the amount your doctor prescribes). ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my dr. gives me Roxicodone (oxycodone) 30mg?

Roxicodone (oxycodone): Roxicodone (oxycodone) is a significant narcotic that should be used for severe short term pain. My suggestion is don't take it unless you have severe pain. (Severe pain is pain which over rides normal function: can't sleep, can't move etc. ...Read more

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What to do if oxycodone makes me sick, what else can be prescribed?

Sick in what way?: There are side effects common to all opioids (like nausea, vomiting, itching, flushing, headache, dizziness and constipation) where you may have them with any opioid prescribed. Pain can be treated in many ways - reducing the cause of pain, anti-inflammatory drugs, anti-convulsants and others, depending on what the pain is from. Your doctor and/or pharmacist should be who you are asking. ...Read more

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Why are there different versions of oxycodone? Are they all the same?

Oxycodone: Some are short acting Some have abuse deterrent properties some have timed release properties. Some contain additives such as acetaminophen ...Read more

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What is the difference between novo cycloprine 10mg and oxycodone 10mg?

Med difference: One medication is a narcotic and the other is a muscle relaxant. They share some side-effects but are different types of medications. ...Read more

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Is taking oxycodone before the recommended time generally considered safe?

Thanks for asking!: It depends on many factors including dose and hoe sooner after the previous dose you want to re-dose. Please consult with the prescribing physician to avoid serious side effects. ...Read more

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Is the oxyfast equal to oxycodone?

Oxycodone: Oxyfast is concentrated oxycodone in liquid form. Oxyfast and oxycodone are both immediate release oxycodone. ...Read more

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Dr. Clifford Gevirtz
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Oxycodone (Definition)

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Dr. Clifford Gevirtz
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Roxicodone (Definition)

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