PERCODAN CII

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PERCODAN

Narcotic analgesics
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Oxycodone HCl 4.8355mg, aspirin 325mg; scored tabs.

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Indications for PERCODAN:

Moderate to moderately severe pain.

Adult:

1 tab every 6 hrs as needed.

Children:

Not recommended.

Contraindications:

NSAID allergy. Varicella or influenza in children and teenagers. Severe bleeding or coagulation disorders. Peptic ulcer. 3rd trimester pregnancy.

Warnings/Precautions:

Asthma. Head injury. Increased intracranial pressure. Acute abdomen. Impaired renal, hepatic, thyroid, or adrenocortical function. GI or GU obstruction. Gastritis. Monitor blood pressure, BUN, uric acid levels. Drug abusers. Elderly. Debilitated. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

Interactions:

Potentiated by alcohol, CNS depressants, anticoagulants, hypoglycemics, protein-bound drugs, MAOIs, tricyclic antidepressants, anticholinergics. Alcohol, NSAIDs, corticosteroids increase risk of GI bleed. May antagonize uricosurics, antihypertensives. May potentiate acetazolamide.

Pharmacological Class:

Opioid + salicylate.

Adverse Reactions:

Dizziness, sedation, GI upset, constipation, urinary retention, allergic reactions, respiratory depression; overdosage: hepatotoxicity, salicylism.

How Supplied:

Tabs—100

PERCODAN 4.8355mg/325mg tablets (Qty:8)

appx. price $18.00