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Side effect of oxycodone - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi doc. a couple days ago, i took 40mg of oxycodone. and i'm still feeling sick and drowsy.
Doctor :   ok
User :   is this effects from oxycone still?
User :   oxycodone*
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   how many tablets u took
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User :   18 male. i took 8 tablets of 5mg.
Doctor :   k
User :   why would i still be feeling the effects 3 days after?
Doctor :   did u consume alcohol as well?
User :   no.
Doctor :   it is becoz of the drug action
User :   how long would you think, the oxycodone will be effecting my body for?
Doctor :   it will take 24 hours for 80% of drug to be eliminated
Doctor :   so u will have this effect for sometime
Doctor :   until all the drug is eliminated from body
Doctor :   anything else u want to ask
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User :   sorry doc. had a couple more questions for you
Doctor :   sure please go ahead
User :   with almost everything i've done, i've been able to feel effects long after it was suppossed to wear off
Doctor :   u need to consult a physician in that case
Doctor :   dont consume any alcohol
Doctor :   if these symptoms persists
Doctor :   also never consume alcohol when u take this drug
Doctor :   it will be fatal
Doctor :   r u able to follow
User :   if you mean follow what you are saying, then yes. dont drink alcohol.
User :   umm....the symptoms of having the effects longer than i'm supposed to.
Doctor :   yes
User :   what could that be leading towards?
User :   like a sickness?
Doctor :   u might get hooked up
Doctor :   to the drug
User :   i mean is there something wrong with my body, that would make me feel effects of something long after it was supposed to wear off?
Doctor :   it vaires from person to person
Doctor :   if the problem persists
Doctor :   u can consult the physician
Doctor :   once the drug is eliminated from body
Doctor :   the effects will wash out
Doctor :   wear out

User :   alright thanks doc
Doctor :   have u filled the feedback form i have sent you
Doctor :   ur welcome
User :   i think thats all the questions i have for now. thanks again. and yes i just filled it out
Doctor :   good nite
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