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Mild G6PD Deficiency taking acetaminophen/cod
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Mild G6PD Deficiency taking acetaminophen/cod

My dentist gave me acetaminophen/cod and I took one last night when I felt tooth pain and I felt fine after taking it but I just remember that I have Mild G6PD Deficiency, the office is close now so nobody is picking up when I called. Right now the pain is not too bad but I can
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I do not have sufficient information to give you an opinion. I would suggest that if you don't have to take the medication then wait until you can consult with your DDS or MD.
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