WHAT IS OXYMORPHONE
xymorphone is a narcotic pain reliever used to treat moderate to severe pain. The extended-release form is for around-the-clock treatment of pain.
Oxy is available under the following different brand names: Opana, and Opana ER.
- Controlled Substance
Oxymorphone hydrochloride extended-release tablets contain opana er, a Schedule II controlled substance.
Opana hydrochloride extended-release tablets contains opana a substance with a high potential for abuse similar to other opioids fentanyl, hydrocodone, hydromorphone, methadone, morphine, oxycodone, and tapentadol. Oxy hydrochloride extended-releas…
SIDE EFFECTS OXY?
Common side effects of oxy include:
- Chest pain (angina)
- Anticholinergic effects (dry mouth, palpitations, fast heart rate) Percocet
- Slow heart rate
- Cardiac arrest
- Low blood pressure (hypotension)
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- Swelling (edema)
- Gas (flatulence)
- Decreased appetite
- Low blood oxygen levels
- Shortness of breath
- Increased sweating
Less common side effects of oxy include:
- Constricted pupils
- Temporary suspension of breathing, often while sleeping
- Urinary hesitancy
- Urinary retention
- Euphoric mood
- Urethral spasm
- Physical and psychological dependence
- Hot flashes
Serious side effects of oxymorphone include: