Do not take these products at the same time as your phenytoin dose.Separate liquid nutritional products at least 1 hour before and 1 hour after your phenytoin dose, or as directed by your doctor.Read the Medication Guide provided by your pharmacist before you start taking phenytoin and each time you get a refill.If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Use this medication regularly in order to get the most benefit from it.
If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
Some people also worry about the baby knowing that they are having intercourse.
There is no way that your baby can know or be affected negatively by intercourse during a normal healthy pregnancy.
Phenytoin may cause swelling and bleeding of the gums.
Massage your gums and brush and floss your teeth regularly to minimize this problem. Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects.