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Dosing Information

The dose of oxycodone/APAP your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
  • How you respond to the medication
  • Other medications you are taking
  • Other medical conditions you may have.
As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
(Click Oxycodone/APAP Dosage for more information.)

Drug Interactions

Oxycodone/APAP can potentially interact with several other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Oxycodone/APAP).

What If I Take an Overdose?

An overdose of this medication can be fatal. People who take too much oxycodone/APAP may have overdose symptoms that could include:
  • Cold, clammy skin
  • A slow heart rate (bradycardia)
  • Low blood pressure (hypotension)
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Extreme drowsiness, leading to a coma
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Sweating
  • Liver failure
  • Death.
If you happen to take too much, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Oxycodone/APAP Overdose for more information.)

How Should Oxycodone/APAP Be Stored?

This medication should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep oxycodone/APAP and all other medications out of the reach of children. Because it is a highly desired drug of abuse, make sure to keep it in a safe place.
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