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Can I take Percocet if I have a history of urinary problems?

The pain medication Percocet (oxycodone and acetaminophen) can make urinating more difficult if you have an enlarged prostate or a urethral stricture (a blockage of the tube that carries urine out of the body). Make sure your doctor knows about your condition so that he or she can determine whether you can take Percocet and what dose is safe for you.

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