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Were you looking for information about OxyContin? OxyContine is a common misspelling of OxyContin.
 
OxyContin® (oxycodone ER) is a medication often used for treating moderate to severe pain. It is a potent narcotic and an opioid (morphine-like) drug that works by binding to opioid receptors throughout the body. The drug comes in the form of extended-release tablets that are specially designed to release the medication continuously for 12 hours. Before your healthcare provider prescribes this medication, make sure he or she is aware if you have asthma, liver disease, or any other existing medical conditions.
 
(Click OxyContin for more information on what you should discuss with your healthcare provider before taking OxyContin and to find out what side effects may occur with treatment. You can also click on the various links in the box to the right to access specific topics on OxyContin.)
 
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