Oxycodone is an extremely habit forming painkiller. Learn how you can recognize oxycodone addiction and what you can do to avoid it, here.
oxycodone side effects
Long-term use or illicit abuse of oxycodone can impact your psychological and physiological well-being. Some negative effects include dependency, feeling high, occurrence or worsening of anxiety and/or depression. Learn about the unwanted consequences of Oxy in our detailed infographic, here.
Using too much oxycodone, taking it too frequently or for a longer period of time than prescribed leads to addiction. What are the adverse effects that follow oxycodone addiction and dependence? Learn, here.
Long-term effects of oxycodone may cause damage to the brain. More on the science, research, and effects of oxycodone here.
Long term oxycodone can lead to loss of sexual desire and ability and even fertility implications in men and women. In this infographic you can learn more about the pregnancy and fetal health implications of oxycodone.
Oxycodone and the brain Oxycodone, also called “Hillbilly Heroin” on the streets, has a strong abuse and addiction potential, but how are the functional and structural changes in the brain reflected in a person’s behavior, mood, psychological health, or emotional state? We cover oxycodone side effects on the brain in the infographic above. More here, […]
Long term effects of oxycodone include damage to every organ of the body. Learn how it affects the body and the brain here.
Oxycodone is an opiate used to relieve moderate to severe pain. It works by changing the way the brain and nervous system respond to pain. More on oxycodone here.
OxyContin contains oxycodone, but includes a time-release mechanism so that the pain-killing effect lasts longer (meaning the drug does not have to be taken as often). But do oxycodone and OxyContin differ in other ways, also? We review here.
Oxycodone stays in your system and can be detected in drug tests up to four (4) days after use. More on drug testing norms for oxycodone here.