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Oxycontin & Oxycodone | Info on Treatment Effects History
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Oxy, hillbilly heroin, Ox, 40, 80, doctor shopping (the practice of going from doctor to doctor to get Oxycontin® or other prescription drugs). Sober Recovery has a longer list of

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Oxycontin 20mg

Pain Killers 2
Actual photo of droopy eyes due to opioid use. Source: California Highway Patrol

Heroin 2
Heroin users often have “pinned” or constricted pupils that do not respond to poor lighting. Other depressants often have similar effects.

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