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Can I use Exalgo if I have a history of gallbladder disease?

Exalgo (hydromorphone), a strong medication used to relieve continuous moderate to severe pain, may not be right for you if you have a history of gallbladder disease. Exalgo can worsen gallstones, gallbladder disease and pancreatitis.

Be sure to tell your doctor if you have a history of gallbladder disease so that he or she can decide whether Exalgo is right for you.

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