OxyContin™ and other oxycodone products: Oxycodone is used as an analgesic and is formulated into numerous pharmaceuticals including OxyContin™ (a controlled-release product) and with aspirin (Percodan™) or with acetaminophen (Percoset™). These drugs are prescribed for pain relief. They all require a doctor's prescription and are prescribed for moderate to severe pain.
Euphoria, drowsiness, respiratory depression, constricted pupils, nausea.
Slow and shallow breathing, clammy skin, convulsions, coma, possible death.
(Excerpts from justthinktwice.com)