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What are the effects if quit taking oxycontin cold turkey?

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Anonymous 3 Sep 2010

Hello,

Sudden stoppage of oxycontin can result in serious withdrawal symptoms.
Restlessness
Lacrimation
Anxiety
Rhinorrhea
Yawning
Perspiration
Chills
Myalgia
Mydriasis

Other symptoms that might also develop include:
Irritability
Vague pain
Weakness
Abdominal cramps
Insomnia
Nausea
Anorexia
Vomiting
Diarrhea
Increased blood pressure
Increased respiratory rate
Increased heart rate

Oxycontin withdrawal symptoms can begin as soon as six hours after the last dose and can last up to one week. People who have gone through OxyContin withdrawal compare the process to the intensity of heroin withdrawal.

Be careful.-

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