What happens if I overdose?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222. An overdose of phenytoin can be fatal. Overdose symptoms may include twitching eye movements, slurred speech, loss of balance, tremor, muscle stiffness or weakness, nausea, vomiting, feeling light-headed, fainting, and slow or shallow breathing.
- Phenytoin Information for Consumers
- Phenytoin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Phenytoin (detailed)
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Phenytoin - can this cause a loss of smell & taste or is it more likely to be from a brain aneurysm?
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