Several types of oxycodone products in a generic form are available on the market today. These include medications that are purely made from oxycodone (short acting and long acting products). In addition, there are now oxycodone combination products available in generic varieties which include combinations with ibuprofen, aspirin and acetaminophen.
An Overview of Generic OxycodoneOxycodone hydrochloride works as an active ingredient for various forms of prescribed painkillers. It is found in short-acting, long-acting and combination medications, with almost all products available in the generic form.
Availability of Generic OxycodoneNearly all oxycodone products (including the short acting and long acting varieties) are now available in a generic variety. This includes combination oxycodone medicines with ibuprofen or aspirin. In addition, oxycodone combination products which use acetaminophen are also made in the generic form.
Forms of Oxycodone DosageYou can find oxycodone in many forms of medications including immediate (short-acting) release, extended (long-acting) release and combination drugs.
Immediate Release OxycodoneImmediate release or short-acting oxycodone (also known as, OxyFast, OxyIR, ETH-Oxydose, Roxicodone and generic forms) is provided in these strengths:
- Oxycodone hydrochloride - 20mg per mL oral concentrate
- Oxycodone hydrochloride - 15mg tablets
- Oxycodone hydrochloride - 10mg tablets
- Oxycodone hydrochloride - 20mg tablets
- Oxycodone hydrochloride - 5mg per 5mL oral solution
- Oxycodone hydrochloride - 5 mg tablets
Extended Release OxycodoneLong-acting oxycodone, which comes in tablet form (OxyContin), is available as a generic product. However, sourcing OxyContin can be difficult as several generic oxycodone products have now been removed from the market.
Combination Oxycodone DosagesOxycodone is also typically combined with drugs such as aspirin, ibuprofen and acetaminophen. The many types of oxycodone and acetaminophen (oxycodone/APAP) drugs available include:
- Percocet - 2.5/325mg
- Endocet & Percocet - 7.5/325mg
- Endocet & Percocet - 7.5/500mg
- Endocet & Percocet - 10/325mg
- Endocet & Percocet - 10/650mg
- Endocet, Percocet & Roxicet - 5/325mg
Capsules: Tylox 5/500 mg Oral solution: Roxicet 5/325mg per 5mL (per teaspoon)