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Oxycodone is a strong opioid medication used to manage moderate to severe pain. It functions by binding to opioid receptors in the brain and spinal cord, altering the way the body perceives and responds to pain. Oxycodone is often prescribed in various forms and brand names, including OxyContin and Percocet.
It's crucial to use oxycodone precisely as prescribed by a healthcare provider and to be aware of the potential for misuse, dependence, and addiction. The tablets are available in 5mg, 10mg, 15mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 60mg, and 80mg.