What is the difference in oxycontin and oxycodone?
19 Jul 2011
OxyContin is oxycodone so most tests will just show the presence of oxycodone and/or the metabolites. The only way they can tell the difference is if they test quantitative measures in which the OxyContin is generally a higher dose than oxycodones so will show more oxycodone in the blood or urine. These tests are more expensive so most just test for the presence of the drugs, not the amounts present in the blood or urine. OxyContin is a long acting form of oxycodone. Oxycodone is normally an immediate release product either by itself or in combination with acetaminophen or aspirin.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
I'm precribed 5 milogram oxycodone and have taken some roxycodone for the pain as well Im wondering?
when i have to take a drug test if the two will come up as oxycodone or if there is a difference other than the additives?? im prescribed the ...
Drug Test - My drug urine test was positive for opiates and antidepressants as well as oxycodone an?
... oxycontin. I take oxycodone and oxycontin and must test for workmans comp to show I am indeed taking what they buy for me. I have also had ...
Are they the same on drug panel? How long in system? I ran out of oxycontin but have oxycodone. Thank You