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What are the side effects of OxyContin?

Less serious side effects of OxyContin include: nausea, lightheadedness, dry mouth, vomiting, constipation, weakness, itching, headache, mood changes, flushing, decrease of pupil size and loss of appetite. If any of these side effects becomes severe or will not go away, call your doctor. Call your doctor right away if you experience more serious side effects, including a rapid or slow heartbeat, fainting, seizure, difficulty breathing or slow breathing, rash or hives, difficulty swallowing, hoarseness, hallucinating, confusion, fainting or swelling of your throat, face, tongue or extremities.

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