Use and Features of the Medications
It is known to ease out pain. The generic name is oxymorphone for the medication. The medication is approved by FDA and belongs to the category of analgesic. It binds to the opioid receptors and hence it inhibits the overall pain pathway. It is known to suppress pain and hence reduce the sensation to pain.
- The overdose of the tablet can lead to adverse effect, it should be avoided at all cost. Overdose can cause respiratory issues, cardiac arrest, reduced heart rate, constricted pupil etc.
- The misuse and abuse of the pill can cause addiction. Always take the dose that is suggested and recommended by the doctor.
- It is known to treat moderate to severe pain depending on the strength of the drug used as well as dosage.
- It should be stored at room temperature. It should be stored at low humidity and normal light conditions.
Possible Side Effect of the Medicine
The most common side effect of medication are nausea, headache, dry mouth, mild rash, itching, lightheadedness etc. The dosage should not be taken in excess because of its potential for being abused. The medication is classified under the WADA under the anti-doping classification.
At times it can lead to some symptoms like hives, peeling skin, confront lips, swelling around the mouth, chest pain, blockage in stools, quick pulse, changes in state of mind, fever etc. In case of adverse effect, discontinue the use of the drug immediately. It can even lead to memory issues.