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Can I take Percocet if I am taking lamotrigine?

If your doctor prescribes Percocet (oxycodone and acetaminophen) for you and you're on lamotrigine (Lamictal) to treat seizures or bipolar disorder, be sure to let him or her know. Percocet, which is used to treat moderate to moderately severe pain, can cause lamotrigine to be less effective.

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