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- Acute Oxycontin Withdrawal: 3-5 days
- Post Acute Oxycontin Withdrawal: 1 Week
What is Oxycontin?
Oxycontin is the brand name for a time-released painkiller prescribed for acute to severe pain. Oxycontin is the brand name for Oxycodone with a time released coating that administers controlled amounts of medicine throughout the day. Most misuse occurs when Oxycontin is crushed or stripped of its coating in order immediately release all of its active ingredients.
Oxycontin withdrawal symptoms can take place if use of drug is abruptly stopped. Oxycontin withdrawal is not typically life threatening. However, symptoms can be extraordinarily uncomfortable.
Symptoms may include:
- Hot/Cold Sweats
- Heart Palpitations
- Water Eyes
- Loss of Appetite
Symptoms Severity Scale
Oxycontin Withdrawal Treatment
- Non-Medical Treatment: Abrupt cessation of Oxycontin with the assistance of a hospital or rehab center
- Medical Treatment: Decrease Oxycontin doses before total elimination of drug intake combined with the administration of methadone or clonidine
- Other names: Oxy, Oxies, OC’s
- Formulation: Oxycodone with time-released coating
- Common Strengths: 5mg, 10mg, 20mg, 40mg, 80mg and 160mg
- Half Life of Oxycontin: 3.5 – 5 hours
Withdrawal Ease Testimonials About Oxycontin
“Thank you, for your great product. I was going through pretty severe Oxycontin withdrawal when I went cold turkey 3 days ago. I searched around on the web and came across your product. I ordered it yesterday rush and got it 2 hours ago. About an hour later, I felt soooo much better! I was hesitant that there was really a natural product that could help me through this difficult time, but any doubts I had have been put to rest. It’s amazing how much more energy I have with little to no discomfort. I will recommend your product to everyone, as I have some friends that are pretty heavy into Oxycontin that need help too. You also have my permission to use this as a testimonial if you wish. I can safely say that buying your product was the best decision I’ve made in my life since starting taking Oxycontin 3 years ago (as their hasn’t been many good ones within that span).”
– Daryl G.
“I hit the 2 week mark after stopping my Oxycontin and am actually doing very well. I have to admit reading the guide scared me but you were right — the actuality was a lot less than what could have been. I am very blessed I did not have many physical symptoms. The worst was no energy and the anxiety. I did not have any flu symptoms at all. I did have the blues but that has lifted too. Yesterday, actually, was the first day I did not have that anxious feeling so that has to be a good sign. I followed the instructions pretty much to the tee for the first 7 days and am still taking the product faithfully.”