Can I use Magnacet if I have a history of seizures?

If you have a history of seizures, your doctor will be careful about prescribing the pain medication Magnacet (oxycodone and acetaminophen). Seizures are a possible side effect of Magnacet, particularly in people who are prone to them. So be sure to let your doctor know if you have a convulsive disorder such as epilepsy or have ever had a seizure.

Also, let your doctor know if you're taking any seizure medications, such as carbamazepine (Tegretol), phenobarbital and phenytoin (Dilantin). Your doctor may decide not to give you Magnacet or may carefully monitor your dosage.

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