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What are side effects of methadone and oxycodone?

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Dr. Brian Le
Pain Management
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In brief: Narcotic side effect

The most frequently observed side effect include lightheadedness, dizziness, sedation, nausea, vomiting, and sweating.
There are also less frequent side effects like gitation, confusion, dysphoria, euphoria, insomnia, hallucinations, seizures, arrhythmias, bradycardia, cardiomyopathy, ECG abnormalities, flushing, heart failure, itchiness, rash, abdominal pain, anorexia, constipation .....

In brief: Narcotic side effect

The most frequently observed side effect include lightheadedness, dizziness, sedation, nausea, vomiting, and sweating.
There are also less frequent side effects like gitation, confusion, dysphoria, euphoria, insomnia, hallucinations, seizures, arrhythmias, bradycardia, cardiomyopathy, ECG abnormalities, flushing, heart failure, itchiness, rash, abdominal pain, anorexia, constipation .....
Dr. Brian Le
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Dr. Ron Jones
Family Medicine

In brief: Many

I personally do not use Methadone as i feel the dangers outweigh any advantage over other opioids.
The most significant side effects are that of breathing suppression and heart electrical conduction problems. Oxycodone has similar side effects but is much safer.

In brief: Many

I personally do not use Methadone as i feel the dangers outweigh any advantage over other opioids.
The most significant side effects are that of breathing suppression and heart electrical conduction problems. Oxycodone has similar side effects but is much safer.
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