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When should I call my doctor if I am taking Roxicodone?

If you're taking Roxicodone (oxycodone) and experience any of the following side effects, contact your doctor right away:
  • rapid or slow heartbeat
  • difficulty breathing
  • slowed breathing
  • hives or skin rash
  • swollen face, throat, tongue, lips, eyes, hands, feet, ankles or lower legs\
  • hoarseness or difficulty swallowing
  • hallucinating or confusion
  • seizures
  • dizziness, fainting or loss of consciousness

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