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What should I know about phenobarbital before taking it?

Phenobarbital can interact with other medications and affect other medical conditions. Tell your doctor if you are taking any other medications or have medical conditions such as pregnancy, allergies, or liver problems. Phenobarbital is also addictive; take it strictly as prescribed and kept it out of the reach of children.

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