Other Names

Eth-Oxydose®, Oxecta®, Oxy IR®, Roxicodone® (There may be other names for this medication.)

How Do I Take This Medication?

Oxycodone comes as a tablet, capsule, or solution. Take it with a full glass water. If it upsets your stomach, take it with food milk.

Why Am I Taking This Medication?

Oxycodone is used to relieve moderate to severe pain.

How Does It Work?

Oxycodone is an opioid (narcotic) analgesic. It works by decreasing the brain and nervous system’s response to pain.

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