What is Percocet 10/325?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Oxycodone-acetaminophen

Percocet® 10/325 is a brand name for the combination of 10 mg oxycodone and 325 mg acetaminophen (APAP). It is an opioid analgesic used for moderate to severe pain.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain 111 36
Breakthrough pain 52 19
Fibromyalgia 37 16
Chronic pain 11 2
Muscle and joint pain 4 2
Degenerative Disc Disease 3 4

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 5
Moderate 10
Mild 20
None 23

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Percocet 10/325

Side effect Patients
Constipation 10
Dizziness 3
Chronic constipation 2
Drowsiness 2
Sleepiness 2
Weight gain 2

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Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Percocet 10/325

Dosage Patients
325-10 mg four times daily 3
325 mg-10 mg daily 2
325-10 mg twice daily 2
3 x 325 mg-10 mg daily 2
2 x 325 mg-10 mg daily 1
325 mg-10 mg twice daily 1
325 mg-10 mg four times daily 1
6 x 325 mg-10 mg daily 1
0.5 325mg-10mg as needed 1
2 325-10mg as needed 1

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Why patients stopped taking Percocet 10/325

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Reason Patients
Other 15
Did not seem to work 10
Doctor's advice 10
Course of treatment ended 5
Side effects too severe 5
Change in health plan coverage 1
Expense 1
Personal research 1
See all 35 patients who’ve stopped taking Percocet 10/325

Duration

Currently taking Percocet 10/325

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 2
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 8
5 - 10 years 3
10 years or more 2

Stopped taking Percocet 10/325

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 8
1 - 6 months 5
6 months - 1 year 3
1 - 2 years 10
2 - 5 years 5
5 - 10 years 3
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 34
Usually 14
Sometimes 8
Never taken as prescribed 2
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 8
A little hard to take 7
Not at all hard to take 42
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 3
$50-99 3
$25-49 10
< $25 26
Not specified 16

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Percocet 10/325 after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Hydrocodone-Acetaminophen (Vicodin) 4
Tramadol (Ultram) 2
Fentanyl (Actiq) 1
Morphine (Morphine ER) 1

Patients stopped taking Percocet 10/325 and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Oxycodone (Oxycodone IR) 2
Fentanyl (Actiq) 1
Medical marijuana (Cannabidiol/Tetrahydrocannabinol Balanced Mixture) 1
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11 patient evaluations for Percocet 10/325

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miserable
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miserable
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:F50y
FM:10y Dx
I am: n
I have:
Fibromyalgia

See miserable's full Percocet 10/325 history

Jun 1, 2013 (Started Jan 12, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Problem with doctors ability to prescribe for long term
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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hdaspen
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hdaspen
Gender: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: Most
Stickman: all
Description:M53y
FM:6y Dx
CFS:7y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

See hdaspen's full Percocet 10/325 history

Jan 15, 2013 (Started Oct 06, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Breakthrough pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Anxious mood)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 4 x 325 mg-10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: maxing out dosage would make me short tempered and agitated

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kyssme77
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kyssme77
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Pain: Some
Fatigue: Some
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: Some
external_stress: Most
Stickman: most
Description:F39y
FM:12y Dx
CFS:?y
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

See kyssme77's full Percocet 10/325 history

Sep 27, 2012 (Started Apr 05, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 6 x 325 mg-10 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I am hoping my doctor will change her mind on this... Pisses me off because I feel this helped me to live how I wanted to.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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