Oxycodone is a semi-synthetic opioid that is typically prescribed to treat moderate to severe acute and chronic pain. People who abuse oxycodone do so because it provides a stronger feeling of calm and euphoria then more mild opioids such as codeine.
Oxycodone is an active ingredient in the following medications:
- Percocet 5/325
- Percocet 10/325
- Targiniq ER
Oxycodonehas slang references of:
- Hillbilly Heroin
- Oxy 80’s