Oxycodone Oral Capsule 5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Oxycodone: Oral capsule (5mg)

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Oxycodone 5mg Cap
Mallinckrodt Inc Pharmaceuticals Group
Pill Identification: 0554 M 5 mg 
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Oxycodone 5mg Cap
Ethex Corporation
Pill Identification: ETHEX 041 
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Oxy IR 5mg Cap
Purdue Pharma LP
Pill Identification: O-IR PF 5 mg 

What is this Medicine?

OXYCODONE (ox i KOE done) is a pain reliever. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : OxyIR: Oral capsule (5mg)
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Oxycodone Hydrochloride 5mg Capsule

NDC: 684620204
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Severe Pain, Moderate Pain

Storage Information
Protect from light
Protect from moisture
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Oxycodone Hydrochloride 5mg Capsule

Reported Side Effects for Oxycodone Hydrochloride 5mg Capsule

Hallucinations Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Tongue Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Belching Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Emotional Lability Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hoarseness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Metallic Taste Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Broken Bones Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Blurred Vision Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Incoordination Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Causing To Be Hungry Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Breathing Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Loss Of Memory Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
<21.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fainting Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Convulsions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inceased Urination Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fluid Retention Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Blood Sugar Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<23.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Night Sweats Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Withdrawal Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Blood Clot Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Rhinitis Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Photosensitivity Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Peripheral Vasodilation Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Paresthesias Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Feeling Sick Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Enlarged Lymph Nodes Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vocal Cord Spasm Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Muscle Tone Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hypoesthesia Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Excessive Mucle Tone Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hyperkinesis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hyperesthesia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Heart Failure Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Gout Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Gum Inflammation Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Gas Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Exfoliative Dermatitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Nose Bleed Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Swelling Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
<6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dehydration Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Bone Pain Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Anemia Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lazy Eye Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Distressed Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sinus Infection Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Mouth Ulcers Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Shaking Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Retaining Urine Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Skin Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
<6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bleeding Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Difficulty Swallowing Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Migraine Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dysphoria Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Sodium Levels Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Chloride Levels Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Elated Mood Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Flushing Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Heartburn Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hiccups Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Stomach Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Irritability Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cells Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tiredness Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chills Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Weakness Incidence:
1.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle And/Or Bone Pain Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
1.0-11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
>2.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Constipation Incidence:
3.0-23.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
>3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
>3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Diaphoresis Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Miosis Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Oxycodone Hydrochloride 5mg Capsule

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Oxycodone Hydrochloride 5mg Capsule(Oxycodone Hydrochloride)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Oxycodone Hydrochloride)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Grapefruit juice and Oxycodone Hydrochloride 5mg Capsule(Oxycodone Hydrochloride)
Grapefruit juice and Oxycodone(Oxycodone Hydrochloride)
Side effects from oxycodone may get worse if you eat or drink grapefruit juice. Talk to your doctor first. Contact your doctor right away if you have slurred speech, confusion, weakness, or trouble breathing. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this affects you.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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