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Were you looking for information about Percocet? Percoset is a common misspelling of Percocet.
 
Percocet® is a drug that is actually made up of two medications (acetaminophen and oxycodone hydrochloride). Combining the two makes both medications more effective at relieving pain and may limit the abuse potential of oxycodone. The medication comes in tablet form and is generally taken every six hours as needed. Possible side effects of Percocet include nausea, lightheadedness, and dizziness.
 
(Click Percocet for more information on how this drug works, what you should know before taking it, and what to do in case of an overdose.)
 
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