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Can I use Lortab if I have a history of prostate problems?

You may be able to take the prescription pain medication Lortab (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) if you have a history of prostate problems, such as an enlarged prostate (BPH), but you should tell your doctor about your medical condition before you start the drug. Your doctor is likely to monitor you closely while you're on Lortab.

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