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What happens if I miss a dose of phenytoin?

If you miss a dosage of your phenytoin medication, you should take your dosage as soon as you can. However, if it is near the time for your next dosage, skip the dose you missed and take the prescribed dosage on schedule. You should never take two dosages at a time.

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