Possible side effect of medication

Patient

Q: In the past 5 months ive had to take percocet for varrious reasons but I didnt realize till I was put on percocet again recently that I was having shallow breathing when I would lay down to sleep at night. Eit would happen everytime I took percocet. Everytime id start to drift to sleep id stop breathing and wake p. Also very lightheaded, dizzy, and ringing in my ears. Should I be concerned? If so whta should I do?

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