Opana vs Roxicet

Opana
(Rx)
Roxicet
(Rx)
Opana is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Roxicet is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
No score available
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.7
Concern level
1.2
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.8
Approval Date
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April 2, 1959
February 25, 1980
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
11,151 Discussions
3,699 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Severe Pain
#5 for Sedation
Opana is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Severe Pain
#3 for Pain Relief
#5 for Back Pain
#6 for Chronic Pain
Roxicet is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Opa
Nausea
4
Dizziness
1
Stomach Problems
1
Dry Mouth
1
Impotence
1
Diabetes
1
Sleep Disorders
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Rash
1
Suicide
1
Rox
Addiction
10
Nausea
8
Vomiting
4
Dizziness
2
Drowsiness
2
Dry Mouth
2
Weight Loss
1
Euphoria
1
Stomach Problems
1
Opioid Dependence
1
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Opa
Roxicet
Rox
Nausea
Opa
Rox
4
8
Dizziness
Opa
Rox
1
2
Stomach Problems
Opa
Rox
1
1
Dry Mouth
Opa
Rox
1
2
Impotence
Opa
Rox
1
0
Diabetes
Opa
Rox
1
0
Sleep Disorders
Opa
Rox
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Opa
Rox
1
0
Rash
Opa
Rox
1
0
Suicide
Opa
Rox
1
0
Addiction
Rox
Opa
10
0
Nausea
Rox
Opa
8
4
Vomiting
Rox
Opa
4
0
Dizziness
Rox
Opa
2
1
Drowsiness
Rox
Opa
2
0
Dry Mouth
Rox
Opa
2
1
Weight Loss
Rox
Opa
1
0
Euphoria
Rox
Opa
1
0
Stomach Problems
Rox
Opa
1
1
Opioid Dependence
Rox
Opa
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Opana during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Roxicet during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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When taken with alcohol a rapid relaese of the drug might occur and may be potentially deadly.
There may be a negative interaction between Roxicet and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 5 mg, 10 mg
Solution: 1 mg/mL
Solution: 5-325 mg/5 mL
Tablet: 5-500 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid alcohol while taking narcotics as it may increase their toxicity.
Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Oxymorphone Hcl
Oxycodone Hcl/Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Opana and Roxicet: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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