The potent ingredient in any opiate compound is the opiate. 5mg of <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>oxycodone</span>
is exactly that - 5 mg. Her doctor was trying to lower her dosage
, which may or may not be effective...pure oxycodone
) is "rapid delivery," and is released into one's bloodstream within minutes, unlike Percocet, the delivery of which takes approximately 30 minutes. It COULD work as well for her - (faster!!) but...well, every body is different. Likely, very likely, it doesn't work as long.