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Who should not take Phenytek?

Pregnant women should avoid Phenytek due to the risk of birth defects for the baby. This drug should also be avoided by people with liver or kidney disease, diabetes or porphyria. Phenytek may also negatively interact with many common drugs and supplements. Be sure to tell your doctor about every medication and supplement you take. You may be able to continue taking needed drugs and supplements while taking Phenytek, but your doctor will want to monitor you closely for side effects and interactions. You may need to change the doses of some medications.

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