Chapters Capistrano Blog

August 13, 2018

OxyContin vs Oxycodone: How are they different?

You may have already heard of the drugs oxycodone and OxyContin. OxyContin is a brand name for a manufactured drug containing the chemical oxycodone. Oxycodone itself is an opioid that is derived from an alkaloid contained in the naturally occurring poppy flower. OxyContin contains oxycodone as well as a chemical […]