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Is Oxycodone the right medicine for severe leg pain?

I have been having pain from by buttocks down the back of my legs. My MD told me to take a oxycodone and a baclofen it help but when I got up to eat I felt like I was going to pass out. My husband helped me to bed and took my B/P it was 74/45. 8hours later my BP is 104/44.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017
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Oxycodone bind to opiate receptors within neuronal synapses and blocks block pain perception and inhibits pain sensations
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