Roxicet (Oxycodone & Acetaminophen) 10/650mg
If you use opioid medicine while you are pregnant, your baby could become dependent on the drug.This can cause life-threatening withdrawal symptoms in the baby after it is born. Babies born dependent on opioids may need medical treatment for several weeks.
Do not breast-feed. Oxycodone can pass into breast milk and cause drowsiness, breathing problems, or death in a nursing baby. Roxicet (Oxycodone & Acetaminophen) 10/650mg
How should I take Roxicet? Roxicet (Oxycodone & Acetaminophen) 10/650mg
Take Roxicet exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow all directions on your prescription label. Never take this medicine in larger amounts, or for longer than prescribed. An overdose can damage your liver or cause death. Tell your doctor if the medicine seems to stop working as well in relieving your pain.Roxicet (Oxycodone & Acetaminophen) 10/650mg
Never share Roxicet with another person, especially someone with a history of drug abuse or addiction. MISUSE CAN CAUSE ADDICTION, OVERDOSE, OR DEATH. Keep the medicine in a place where others cannot get to it. Selling or giving away Roxicet is against the law.
Measure Roxicet Oral Solution, carefully. Use the dosing syringe provided, or use a medicine dose-measuring device (not a kitchen spoon).Roxicet (Oxycodone & Acetaminophen) 10/650mg
If you need surgery or medical tests, tell the doctor ahead of time that you are using this medicine.Roxicet (Oxycodone & Acetaminophen) 10/650mg
You should not stop using Roxicet suddenly. Follow your doctor’s instructions about tapering your dose.
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Keep track of your medicine. You should be aware if anyone is using it improperly or without a prescription.Roxicet (Oxycodone & Acetaminophen) 10/650mg
Do not keep leftover Roxicet. Just one dose can cause death in someone using this medicine accidentally or improperly. Ask your pharmacist where to locate a drug take-back disposal program. If there is no take-back program, flush the unused medicine down the toilet.
Roxicet dosing information
Usual Adult Dose for Pain:
Oxycodone 5 mg/acetaminophen 325 mg: 1 tablet orally every 6 hours as needed for pain
Maximum dose: 12 tablets in 24 hours
Oral Solution: Oxycodone 10mg/acetaminophen 10/650 mg
Usual dose: Oxycodone 10 mg/acetaminophen10/650mg orally every 6 hours as needed for pain
Maximum dose: Oxycodone 60 mg/acetaminophen 3900 mg (60 mL) in 24 hours
-Verify dose in mg and mL prior to administration
-Because of the risks of addiction, abuse and misuse, the lowest effective dose for the shortest duration consistent with individual patient treatment goals should be used.
-Monitor patients closely for respiratory depression within the first 24 to 72 hours of initiating therapy and following any increase in dose.
Use: For the management of acute pain severe enough to require an opioid analgesic and for which alternative treatments are inadequate. Roxicet (Oxycodone & Acetaminophen) 10/650mg