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Oxycontin Pictures

Pictures OxyContin comes in a variety of colors and sizes. Here are a few guides on identifying OxyContin :



OxyContin is marked with an "OC" and the miligrams of the pill.



Lined up is a picture of the differant milligrams of OxyContin. Each size has a differant color.



Here is a guide of the color, sizes, and milligrams for OxyContin.
  • Drug Facts
  • Many pain patients become dependent on OxyContin for more than pain relief and find themselves with a full scale addition that has led to severe and damaging consequences.
  • Oxycontin abusers remove the sustained-release coating to get a rush of euphoria similar to heroin. They chew the tabs...crush them for snorting...or boil the powder for injection.
  • Approximately three hundred people, mainly young thrill seekers, have died from excessive dosages and experimentation with OxyContin.
  • Once OxyContin enters the body; it works by stimulating certain opioid receptors that are located throughout the central nervous system, in the brain and along the spinal cord.
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    Mom stares down drug company

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