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Brand name: Endone

Endone is a brand of tablets containing the active ingredient oxycodone. It is only available with a doctor’s prescription.

Endone is a type of analgesic or painkiller. It belongs to a group of medicines called opioids, which act on your brain and spinal cord to relieve pain. Endone is used to treat pain. However, if you use Endone for a long time, you may grow dependent on it and it may be less able to relieve pain.

Endone tablets should be swallowed with a full glass of water. It should be taken after meals or with milk.

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Active ingredient in this medicine: oxycodone

Information for medicine and pack size:
Endone 5 mg uncoated tablet, 500

Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:

This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.

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What this medicine is for

INDICATIONS AS AT 01 JAN 1991 : Relief of moderate to severe pain.

Table of characteristics
Table of characteristics
Active ingredient
Visual appearance A white, round, biconvex 10 mm tablet, one side embossed 'O 5' with a break bar on the other side
Dosage Form Tablet, uncoated
Route of administration Oral
Medicine schedule
20 tablets: Controlled Drug
500 tablets: Controlled Drug

There is one type of pack available.

Pack type 1
Pack type 1
Type Blister Pack
Storage temperature Store below 30 degrees Celsius
Storage conditions No information available
Life time 2 Years
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information

The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.

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Is this medication banned in sport?

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