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What should I do if I miss a dose of Percocet?

If you miss a dose of the pain medication Percocet (oxycodone and acetaminophen), take it as soon as you remember. But if it's almost time for your next scheduled dose just wait until then to take it. Don't double up on the pill to make up for a skipped dose.

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