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Percocet Use in Children

Percocet is not approved for use in children, since it has not been adequately studied in this age group. Talk with your child's healthcare provider about the risks and benefits of using the drug in children.
 

Off-Label Percocet Uses

On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend Percocet for something other than pain. Off-label Percocet uses include treatment of:
 
Most healthcare professionals do not consider these legitimate off-label uses, as there are more appropriate medications available to treat such conditions.
 
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