Percocet


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Percocet

 [per´ko-set]
trademark for a combination preparation of oxycodone hydrochloride with acetaminophen, an opioid analgesic
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Percocet

(pûr′kə-sĕt′)
A trademark for a drug containing oxycodone and acetaminophen.
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Percocet®

Oxycodone, see there.
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