A white circular pill with 48 10 on one side and a v on the other

Not Medical Advice: Pill imprint V 48 10 has been identified as Oxycodone hydrochloride 5 mg.

Oxycodone Hydrochloride is in a group of drugs called narcotic analgesics. It is only for adults who have moderate to severe pain that is expected to last a short period of time (acute), and pain that continues around-the-clock and is likely to last for a long period of time (chronic).

It is a federally controlled substance because it is a strong opioid pain medicine that can be misused by people who abuse prescription medicines or street drugs. Additionally, Oxycodone Hydrochloride is not established as safe and effective in children under age 18 years of age.

Safety Advice: The number of prescription errors in the United States that cause severe injury of death is staggering, nearly four million every year.

So, take note of FreeAdvice.com's tips on how to avoid prescription errors.

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Wednesday, October 12 2016
Source: http://www.drugs.com/imprints/48-10-v-14256.html