Is opana and oxycontin basicly the same ingredience?
- 21 Feb 2010 by meamckie
- opana, oxycontin
i ask because i have to take 40mg oxycontin every 8 hour's, i was informed of the medication opana and i'm afraid the ingredient's will be different, i had reaction from avinza the morphine capsule. i want to try the opana. i also had reaction from methadone and doctor's took that away gave me oxycontin, anyone know if opana is more like oxycontin, if so i will try opana, please reply ?
22 Feb 2010
they are partially the same, both drugs have oxycodone in them, but opana also has morphine so if you are not morphine tolerant i would stay away
31 Jul 2012
Oxycodone(OxyContin) and Oxymorphone(Opana) are a semisynthetic derivative of Morphine. 10mg of Oxymorphone is the equal to 20mg of Oxycodone thus Oxymorphone is twice as powerful. Furthermore, 30mg of Morphine is equal to 10mg of Oxymorphone(Opana.)
26 Jan 2013
I used to be on 3 40 mg. opana's a day. If you want my opinion opana is way better and stronger than oxycontin. If go for the opana for sure if your in serious pain. The opana's that are shaped like stop signs are the good one's. They are making crush proof round ones now that are trash...
19 Feb 2013
Oxymorphone(Opana) are a semisynthetic derivative of Morphine if u dont tollerate morphine I would consult my doctor and get his or her advise before changing meds, Im on Opana 20mg er now and its a wonderful pain med. But seriously ask a doctor first...
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