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Can I take Percodan if I have a history of liver disease?

If you have a history of liver disease, ask your doctor if you can take Percodan, a strong pain reliever that is a combination of oxycodone and aspirin. Aspirin may be dangerous to people with liver problems, so your doctor may choose a different medication for your pain.

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