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What exactly does a person's body go through if he overdoses on oxycontin?

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Dr. Einar Ottestad
Pain Management
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In brief: Death

Opioid overdose causes initially sedation, possibly nausea and vomiting, followed by respiratory depression and death.

In brief: Death

Opioid overdose causes initially sedation, possibly nausea and vomiting, followed by respiratory depression and death.
Dr. Einar Ottestad
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management
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In brief: Dangerous

Nausea and sedation followed by respiratory depression and death.

In brief: Dangerous

Nausea and sedation followed by respiratory depression and death.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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