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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   i took Oxycontin for the first time because i was trying to break my hymen. its 5mg. i have a question is there a possibility that i could overdose.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Dr cccccy here
Doctor :   Let me read what you have typed.
Doctor :   May i know your age?
User :   almost 21
Doctor :   When did you have oxycontin?
User :   about a half an hour ago i am scared
User :   i usually never do this
Doctor :   Then why did you have this time?
User :   because i wanted to break my cherry and i didnt want to feel the pain i am so bad with pain
Doctor :   5 mg is not overdose but yes if taken continuously and for long it does have side effects
Doctor :   It may also cause some allergy in some persons.
User :   oh
Doctor :   Up to 640 mg is overdose and may present like fever, diarrhoea, vomitting and death also.
Doctor :   Are you feeling ok right now?
User :   yeah i m scared
Doctor :   Do not be scared but from now onwards do not have it.
User :   so if i take 640 mg of oxy i will overdose
Doctor :   It can be even 180 to 640 mg so do not try for higher dose as you can be even allergic to higher dose.
User :   oh okay
User :   i scared to go to sleep
Doctor :   Do not be and relax. It has been more than half an hour now since you took it so do not worry
User :   how long will it take to get out of my system
Doctor :   It may take about 6 to 10 hours.
User :   okay
Doctor :   Have you followed what i have said?
User :   yah
Doctor :   Is there anything else you would like to know?
User :   no
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me, Take care
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   bye
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