Hey there Chris8. M.S contin is morphine sulfate. Oxycontin is oxycodone. While both drugs are opiates the morphine is more natural where as the oxycodone is synthetic. The M.S contin is 1.5 the concentrated strength of the oxycodone. Morphine sulfate dosing can be increased much more in the long term where as the oxycodone becomes toxic if dosing is changed to freely.
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