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The Curious Case of Percocet

Last Updated on September 3, 2015 by Inspire Malibu

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Percocet 2.5/325 is the brand name for the mixture of Oxycodone and Acetaminophen. A narcotic pain reliever, Oxycodone is used for the treatment of moderate to severe pain while acetaminophen works toward deepening the effects of Oxycodone.  But make no mistake, this is a very serious drug!

Some of Percocet 2.5/325’s street names are:


  • Roxi’s
  • Blue Dynamite
  • Percs
  • Paulas
  • 512s

There are other brand names that carry similar drug combinations including:

  • Narvox
  • Endocet
  • Magnacet,
  • Percocet 10/325 (among others)

A Schedule 2 drug, Percocet 2.5/325 is known to be physically and psychologically addictive. This medication must always be prescribed under the supervised care of an expert physician. People consuming this drug recreationally can face negative results in the end.  Basically, Percocet 2.5/325 blocks the pain receptors in the brain which in turn creates a feeling of excitement among users.

While Percocet 2.5/325 is highly effective for the treatment of pain, it is also abused. This drug is known to lower emotional pain such as depression, fear and anxiety. This can lead users to rely on these drugs for these effects instead of serving any exact purpose.

Some of the harmful effects of using Percocet 2.5/325 include:

  • Loss of concentration
  • Dizziness
  • Sweating
  • Constipation
  • Dry throat
  • Nausea
  • Drowsiness

The withdrawal symptoms of this drug can be severe. Since its usage puts a lot of strain on the body, its termination can cause a lot of pain to the person.

Some of the withdrawal symptoms associated with Percocet 2.5/325 are:

  • Gastrointestinal pain
  • Anxiety
  • Nausea
  • Insomnia
  • Muscle pain
  • Fevers
  • Sweating
  • Runny eyes and nose

People who take Percocet 2.5/325 for treating a specific pain must stop its usage once the goal has been attained. Also, if you have been addicted to the drug, it is highly advised that you stop its usage slowly under the expert supervision of a qualified addiction treatment center.

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