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Can I use Zydone if I have a history of Addison's disease?

If you have Addison's disease, talk to your doctor before taking Zydone (hydrocodone and acetaminophen), a drug prescribed to relieve moderate to moderately severe pain. In Addison's disease, the adrenal glands do not produce enough of the hormones they make. People who have this problem may be at increased risk for side effects from Zydone.

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