Is OxyContin abused?

OxyContin tablets have a controlled-release feature with every tablet. They are designed to be taken orally. Abusers either chew or crush the tablets to have a stronger feeling faster. Crushed tablets can be snorted or dissolved in water and injected directly into the bloodstream.

Addiction to OxyContin:
  • Considered to be 1 of the top 5 drug abuse and drug addiction problems in the US
  • Easy to get on the streets
  • Pills range from $5 to $40 depending on dosage

Withdraw from OxyContin:

  • Addiction or dependancy
  • Vomiting
  • Restlessness
  • Insomnia
  • Muscle and bone pain
  • Cold flashes
  • diarrhea
  • Severe Risks: Severe Respiratory Depression or Death

If you or a person you know is having addictions to OxyContin please call this hotline number 800-501-9330