Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic.
Oxycodone is used to treat moderate to severe pain.
The extended-release form of this medicine is for around-the-clock treatment of pain. This form of Oxycodone is not for use on an as-needed basis for pain.
Alternate Names: Oxecta, OxyCONTIN, Oxyfast, Roxicodone, OxyIR, M-Oxy, Percolone, ETH-Oxydose, Endocodone, Roxicodone Intensol, Dazidox