(ox-ee-KOH-dohn)

Oxycodone (OxyIR, OxyContin) is a medicine used to treat pain. It may be given as a capsule, liquid, tablet, or controlled release tablet.

It is also available as a combination product mixed with acetaminophen, the active ingredient in Tylenol. These products are available under the brand names Vicodin, Percocet, Tylox and Roxicet. They are also used to treat pain.