Oxycodone

Chemical formula: C₁₈H₂₁NO₄  Molecular mass: 315.364 g/mol  PubChem compound: 5284603

Active ingredient description

Oxycodone is a full opioid agonist with no antagonist properties. It has an affinity for kappa, mu and delta opioid receptors in the brain and spinal cord. Oxycodone is similar to morphine in its action. The therapeutic effect is mainly analgesic, anxiolytic, antitussive and sedative.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code Group title Classification
N02AA05 Oxycodone N Nervous system → N02 Analgesics → N02A Opioids → N02AA Natural opium alkaloids
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Product monographs

Competent medicine agencies globally have authorized commercialization of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

Title Information Source Document Type  
OXYNORM Capsule, hard Υπουργείο Υγείας (CY) MPI, EU: SmPC
OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE Capsule FDA, National Drug Code (US) MPI, US: SPL/PLR
OXYNORM 10 mg/ml Solution for injection or infusion Υπουργείο Υγείας (CY) MPI, EU: SmPC
OXYNORM Concentrate oral solution Υπουργείο Υγείας (CY) MPI, EU: SmPC
OXYCONTIN Film-coated, extended release tablet FDA, National Drug Code (US) MPI, US: SPL/PLR
OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE 50 mg/ml Solution for injection or infusion Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (GB) MPI, EU: SmPC
OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE Oral solution FDA, National Drug Code (US) MPI, US: SPL/PLR

Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

External identifiers

CAS Substance: 76-42-6
DrugBank Drug: DB00497
KEGG Drug: D05312
PubChem Compound: 5284603
RxNorm Ingredient: 7804
SNOMED-CT Concept: 55452001
Oxycodone (substance)
UNII Identifier: CD35PMG570
OXYCODONE

Medicines

Oxycodone is an active ingredient of these brands:

United States (US)

  • OXAYDO as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • ROXICODONE as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • ROXYBOND as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • XTAMPZA ER

  • (combination) ENDOCET as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) NALOCET as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) PERCOCET as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) PRIMLEV as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) PROLATE as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Albania (AL)

Australia (AU)

Austria (AT)

  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYGEROLAN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYNORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) OXYLANOX as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) TARGIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Brazil (BR)

  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYGESIC as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYNORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYPYNAL as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) TARGIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Canada (CA)

  • OXY IR as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYNEO as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • SUPEUDOL as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) RIVACOCET as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) TARGIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Croatia (HR)

Cyprus (CY)

Ecuador (EC)

Estonia (EE)

  • DOLOCODON as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • PANCOD as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) GEROXYNAL as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) NOLDOXEN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) OXSYNIA as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) TARGINACT as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Finland (FI)

France (FR)

  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYNORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) OXSYNIA as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Germany (DE)

Hong Kong (HK)

  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYNORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) TARGIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Ireland (IE)

  • DANCEX as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYDON as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYNORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) NOLXADO as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) TARGIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Israel (IL)

  • (combination) PERCOCET as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) TARGIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Japan (JP)

  • OXIFAST as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE TRIHYDRATE
  • OXINORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Lithuania (LT)

  • DOLOCODON as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • PANCOD as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) DOLNADA as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) GEROXYNAL as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Mexico (MX)

Netherlands (NL)

New Zealand (NZ)

  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYNORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) TARGIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Poland (PL)

  • ACCORDEON as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYDOLOR as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYNORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • RELTEBON as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • XANCODAL as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) ENOLWEN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) OXYDUO as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) OXYLAXON as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) OXYNADOR as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) TARGIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) XANCONALON as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Romania (RO)

  • OXIDOLOR as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) DOLNADA as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Singapore (SG)

  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYNORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) TARGIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

South Africa (ZA)

Spain (ES)

  • OXYCONTIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXYNORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • TAIOMA as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

  • (combination) DUOXONA as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) TAIOMA PLUS as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) TANONALLA as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • (combination) TARGIN as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Tunisia (TN)

  • OXYNORM as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

Turkey (TR)

  • OXICUT as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE
  • OXOPANE as OXYCODONE HYDROCHLORIDE

United Kingdom (UK)

Note the following: The list of brand names is continuously updated, and thus does not include the total of products circulating worldwide.

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