example of oxycontin and oxycodone

Oxycontin vs Oxycodone: What’s the Difference?

Opioid painkillers are extremely effective in helping individuals manage pain. However, because they are so potent, addiction is something individuals need to be aware of. Opiate-based drugs like heroin, Oxycontin, and other oxycodone-based painkillers can be dangerous for recreational drug use. Many people conflate oxycontin and oxycodone, but what is the difference between Oxycontin vs.…

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Opioid Treatment Services

By: Kim Fielding-Payne Staff Writer, Beaches Recovery Services, LLC Challenges and Opioid Treatment Services Each day more and more Americans fall victim to opioid abuse. Whether they become addicted to pain pills after a serious injury or by experimenting with heroin, opioid abuse has grown into a serious public health issue. As the addiction takes…