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What happens if I overdose on Dilantin?

It's possible to overdose on Dilantin, so you must be sure to take this medication exactly as prescribed by your doctor. If you think you've overdosed, seek emergency medical attention right away because it can be fatal. Symptoms of an overdose may include slurred speech, loss of balance, tremors, twitching eye movements, shallow breathing, feeling lightheaded or fainting, muscle weakness, nausea and vomiting.

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