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What should I avoid while taking Phenytek?

While taking Phenytek (phenytoin), avoid drinking alcohol. Also avoid taking calcium-containing antacids such as Maalox, Mylanta, or Tums. If you wish to take these antacids, do not take them with Phenytek. Ask your doctor how long to wait after taking the drug to take the antacids.

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