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Suggest treatment for skin rashes while on OxyContin

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Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney

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Posted on Thu, 9 Mar 2017 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: Can a skin rash caused by OxyContin lead to a more severe symptom if you resume taking the OxyContin for the pain after spinal surgery when tramadol doesn't help much?
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Answered by Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney 1 hour later
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Reuse of oxycontin can lead to severe symptoms

Detailed Answer:
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Use of oxycontin again after you have developed a drug rash to it can lead to severe reaction in the future.
Try to avoid using it.
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Dr Asmeet

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