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Understanding drugs and their potential side effects is extremely important. We have compiled a listing of common drugs with useful information about them and we also have links to additional information about certain drugs.
OxyContin is a highly potent painkiller and one of several derivatives of opium and lasts approximately 12hrs. When abused it is chewed, crushed, or snorted causing a bypass of the time release and causing a "high" similar to that of heroin but with worst consequences.
slowed breathing, euphoria, cold clammy skin, seizures, death
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