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Anticonvulsant Dilantin Adult, Children

Phenytoin - Handling

How should I handle Phenytoin safely?

Phenytoin - Storage

How should I store Phenytoin?

Keep away from children;#Keep in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight;#

​Keep the medication in the original container or bottle provided by your pharmacy, tightly closed or sealed.

How should I dispose of Phenytoin safely?

​Pack this medication into a black trash bag and seal it tightly before throwing it into the rubbish chute or bin.

  • Updated on Tuesday, June 30, 2020
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup

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