Tylox is a pain management medication that combines oxycodone, a strong opioid painkiller with acetaminophen, a less potent pain reliever also known as Tylenol. It’s effective in alleviating moderate to severe pain by binding to opioid receptors in the brain, reducing pain signals. However, its oxycodone component carries a high risk of abuse and addiction, leading to its classification as a schedule II controlled substance in the U.S. In addiction recovery circles, Tylox is approached with caution and its use is recommended only under strict medical supervision due to the risks of dependence, addiction and potential overdose.

To use Tylox Capsules effectively, it’s essential to follow the instructions. First, read the Medication Guide provided by your pharmacist before starting the medication or getting a refill. Take this medication orally as prescribed by your doctor, whether with or without food. If you experience nausea, taking it with food can help alleviate this side effect. Unless your doctor approves, avoid consuming grapefruit or grapefruit juice while using this medication. If you’re using the liquid form of this medication, use a medication measuring device to ensure you measure the prescribed dose accurately.

It’s important to strictly adhere to your doctor’s prescribed dosage instructions and do not exceed the recommended dose, take it more frequently or use it for a longer duration than prescribed. Use this medication at the earliest signs of pain for the most effective relief. If you have persistent pain, your doctor may prescribe long-acting opioid medications in addition to this one. It’s important not to abruptly stop taking the medication to prevent withdrawal symptoms. Instead, your doctor may gradually reduce your dose. If you experience withdrawal symptoms or notice a decrease in the medication’s effectiveness, promptly report this to your doctor.

Lastly, be aware that there is a risk of addiction associated with this medication, particularly if you have a history of substance use disorder. Take it exactly as prescribed to minimise this risk and keep your doctor informed if your pain does not improve or worsens over time.

Founded in 2008, WeDoRecover has evolved from an advisory service for addiction treatment into a comprehensive provider of care, following its 2019 merger with Changes Addiction Rehab in Johannesburg. Specialising in connecting patients to top-tier addiction treatment centers in the UK, South Africa and Thailand, WeDoRecover supports individuals globally, including those from the United Arab Emirates and Europe. Accepting both South African medical aid and international health insurance our organisation facilitates access to high-quality treatment for substance and alcohol use disorders, offering individualised care that addresses the physical, mental and social needs of patients.

Our team, led by Gareth Carter, offers empathetic and professional support, guiding you through every step of the treatment process. Whether you're in South Africa or abroad, our acceptance of various insurance plans makes quality care accessible, providing a platform for lasting recovery and a healthier future.

Inpatient Rehab

Rehab care is a good option if you are at risk of experiencing strong withdrawal symptoms when you try stop a substance. This option would also be recommended if you have experienced recurrent relapses or if you have tried a less-intensive treatment without success.


If you're committed to your sobriety but cannot take a break from your daily duties for an inpatient program. Outpatient rehab treatment might suit you well if you are looking for a less restricted format for addiction treatment or simply need help with mental health.


Therapy can be good step towards healing and self-discovery. If you need support without disrupting your routine, therapy offers a flexible solution for anyone wishing to enhance their mental well-being or work through personal issues in a supportive, confidential environment.

Mental Health

Are you having persistent feelings of being swamped, sad or have sudden surges of anger or intense emotional outbursts? These are warning signs of unresolved trauma mental health. A simple assesment by a mental health expert could provide valuable insights into your recovery.

Finding the right rehab close to you is simple with WeDoRecover. Our network includes the finest rehab centers, ensuring personalised, quality care for your recovery needs. Let Gareth Carter and our empathetic team help guide you to a center that feels right for you, offering expert care and support. Start your healing today by choosing a rehab that's not just close to you, but also that truly cares about your loved ones recovery.

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