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Roxycontin is a common misspelling of OxyContin (oxycodone).

What is OxyContin (Roxycontin)?

OxyContin (Roxycontin) is used to treating moderate to severe pain. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.

OxyContin (Roxycontin) is a narcotic pain reliever. It works by dulling the pain perception center in the brain. It may also affect other body systems (eg, respiratory and circulatory systems) at higher doses.

OxyContin (Roxycontin) increases pain tolerance and decreases discomfort, but the presence of pain is still apparent. In addition to pain reduction, OxyContin (Roxycontin) also causes sedation and respiratory depression.

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