on oxycontin what does o p stand for
Oxycontin use to have OC on one side, but are not being produced any longer. The new version with the initials OP stands for Oxycontin Purdue. The reason for the change is that people were abusing the drug by chewing, crushing, smoking or injecting it. So they changed the chemical compound (none of the actual drug was removed) by adding something that would make it nearly impossible for people to abuse it.
- OxyContin Information for Consumers
- OxyContin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of OxyContin (detailed)
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 29 Sep 2010 • 1 answer
Posted 21 Nov 2010 • 8 answers
Posted 9 May 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 16 Jun 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 8 Dec 2016 • 1 answer