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I would like to know what the difference is between OxyContin

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I would like to know what the difference is between OxyContin and OXYCODONE, which is more powerful
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Robert replied 2 years ago.
Hello,
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I am going to assist you with your question.
Well, Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain.
OxyContin is available by brand name Oxycodone.
There are some other names of this drugs- Oxecta, Oxyfast, Roxicodone.
The generic name of OxyContin is Oxycodone.
It is a very powerful painkiller. It is indicated for the management of moderate to severe pain when a continuous, around-the-clock analgesic is needed for an extended period of time.
Bot***** *****ne is- that both of these are same, just that Oxycontin is a trade name.
These are very powerful painkillers.
Please check this link-
http://www.drugs.com/oxycontin.html
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