Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication used to treat moderate to severe pain. The extended-release form of oxycodone is for around-the-clock treatment of pain and should not be used on an as-needed basis for pain. Oxycodone may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
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When converting patients from fixed ratio opioid/non-opioid drug regimens a decision should be also made whether or not to continue the non-opioid analgesic.
Patients who is taking opioids should also started on the lowest recommended oxycodone dose, with escalation as needed for pain control. So, recommended starting doses of oxycodone IR are 5 mg to 15 mg every 4 hours. Therefore, the typical adult dose ends up being 10 mg to 30 mg every 4 hours,
reflecting the degree of pain the patient is finally experiencing [Oxycodone PI 2005].
The starting dose of oxycodone CR in opioid-naïve patients is 10 mg every 12 hours. The dose may be increased every 1-2 days, as it takes 24 to 36 hours to reach steady state after a change in dose [OxyContin PI 2007].
Another , suggested upward adjustments are 25%-50% of the current daily dose (eg, an increase of 10-20 mg in a patient taking 20 mg twice daily) [Kaplan et al. 1998].
For patients switching between IR and CR tablets, the total daily dose of oxycodone should remain about the same (eg, oxycodone IR 5 mg q 6 hr = 10 mg q 12 hr oxycodone CR). For more information visit our site and be o