Why do I need this medicine?
Oxycodone is used to relieve moderate to severe pain.
How do I take this medicine?
Take Oxycodone exactly as directed by your doctor or according to the instructions on the label. Do not take more or less than instructed by your doctor.
You may take Oxycodone with or without food. Do not take with high fat meals. Try to take it at the same time each day.
If you are taking the sustained release or controlled release tablet, swallow it whole. Do not break, chew or crush the tablet.
Do not stop taking Oxycodone unless instructed otherwise, as stopping it suddenly could worsen your condition.