Oxycodone vs Percocet

Oxycodone
(Rx)
Percocet
(Rx)
Oxycodone is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Percocet is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.7
Concern level
1.3
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.8
Concern level
1.8
Approval Date
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Not Available
August 31, 1976
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
192,381 Discussions
224,462 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Headaches
#5 for Back Pain
#6 for Severe Pain
#7 for Nerve Pain
Oxycodone is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Pain Relief
#3 for Back Pain
#4 for Chronic Pain
#6 for Migraines
#7 for Cramping
#8 for Fibromyalgia
#9 for Severe Pain
Percocet is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Oxy
Nausea
5
Euphoria
4
Dizziness
2
Hallucinations
1
Paranoia
1
Rash
1
Blood Clots
1
Mood Swings
1
Sneezing
1
Suicidal behavior
1
Per
Addiction
10
Nausea
6
Vomiting
3
Dizziness
2
Drowsiness
1
Euphoria
1
Fainting
1
Weight Loss
1
Blood Clots
1
Shortness of Breath
1
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Oxycodone
Oxy
Percocet
Per
Nausea
Oxy
Per
5
6
Euphoria
Oxy
Per
4
1
Dizziness
Oxy
Per
2
2
Hallucinations
Oxy
Per
1
0
Paranoia
Oxy
Per
1
0
Rash
Oxy
Per
1
0
Blood Clots
Oxy
Per
1
1
Mood Swings
Oxy
Per
1
0
Sneezing
Oxy
Per
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Oxy
Per
1
0
Addiction
Per
Oxy
10
0
Nausea
Per
Oxy
6
5
Vomiting
Per
Oxy
3
0
Dizziness
Per
Oxy
2
2
Drowsiness
Per
Oxy
1
0
Euphoria
Per
Oxy
1
4
Fainting
Per
Oxy
1
0
Weight Loss
Per
Oxy
1
0
Blood Clots
Per
Oxy
1
1
Shortness of Breath
Per
Oxy
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 Oxycodone during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Percocet during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Oxycodone and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Percocet and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg, 80 mg, 160 mg
Concentrate: 20 mg/mL, 20 mg/mL (1 mL)
Capsule: 5 mg
Solution: 5 mg/5 mL
Tablet: 2.5-325 mg, 5-325 mg, 7.5-325 mg, 10-325 mg, 500-7.5 mg, 650-10 mg
Food Instructions
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Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Oxycodone Hcl
Oxycodone Hcl/Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Oxycodone and Percocet: 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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