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Percacet is a common misspelling of Percocet (acetaminophen/oxycodone).

What is Percocet (Percacet)?

Percocet (Percacet) is a combination medication containing oxycodone and Acetaminophen. Percocet (Percacet) is used to relieve moderate to severe pain. Oxycodone is a narcotic pain reliever (opiate-type) that acts on certain centers in the brain to give you pain relief. Acetaminophen is a non-narcotic pain reliever used to reduce both pain and fever.

Percocet (Percacet) dosage should be adjusted according to the severity of the pain and patient response.

Percocet (Percacet) side effects may include nausea, vomiting, constipation, lightheadedness, dizziness, drowsiness, flushing, vision changes, or mental/mood changes. Serious side effects may include slow/irregular breathing, slow/irregular heartbeat, change in the amount of urine.

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