They are both Oxycodone, but percocet
is the faster acting instant release med
icine which also contains tylenol, and is typically taken every 4-6 hours, OR as needed for breakthr
ough pain when used in conjunction with an extended release med
. Oxycontin is the long lasting extended
relief form of oxycodone that does not contain tylenol, and is typically taken every 12
So you are coming off of them now? Are you weaning yourself off them?