Skip to Content

Primlev Dosage

Generic name: OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE 5mg, ACETAMINOPHEN 300mg
Dosage form: tablet

The information at Drugs.com is not a substitute for medical advice. Always consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Dosage should be adjusted according to the severity of the pain and the response of the patient. It may occasionally be necessary to exceed the usual dosage recommended below in cases of more severe pain or in those patients who have become tolerant to the analgesic effect of opioids. If pain is constant, the opioid analgesic should be given at regular intervals on an around-the-clock schedule. PRIMLEVTM is given orally.

The usual adult dosage of PRIMLEVTM is as follows. The total daily dose of acetaminophen should not exceed 4 grams.

 

Strength

 

Usual Adult Dose

 

 Maximal Daily Dose 

 

5 mg/300 mg

 

One Tablet every 6 hours as needed for pain

 

12 Tablets

 

7.5 mg/300 mg

 

One Tablet every 6 hours as needed for pain

 

8 Tablets

 

10 mg/300 mg

 

One Tablet every 6 hours as needed for pain

 

6 Tablets

Cessation of Therapy

In patients treated with PRIMLEVTM for more than a few weeks who no longer require therapy, doses should be tapered gradually to prevent signs and symptoms of withdrawal in the physically dependent patient.

Hide