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Can I use Exalgo if I have a history of hypothyroidism?

Exalgo (hydromorphone), a strong medication used to relieve continuous moderate to severe pain, may not be right for people who have a history of hypothyroidism (low thyroid function).

If your doctor decides to prescribe Exalgo, he or she will have to determine the right dose and timing for you.

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