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Can I use Avinza if I have a history of urinary problems?

Talk to your doctor about whether you can take the painkiller Avinza (morphine) if you have a history of urinary problems. If you have trouble urinating -- because you have an enlarged prostate, for instance, or a constricted urethra -- Avinza can increase your difficulties. Alert your doctor to your condition so he or she can determine whether and how much Avinza you can safely take.

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