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

Exalgo (hydromorphone), a strong medication used to relieve continuous moderate to severe pain, may not be right for people with a history of seizures. Exalgo may increase the risk of seizures.

If you have ever had a seizure, a head injury or a brain tumor, or if you have problems with pressure or infection in your brain, make sure your doctor knows. That way he or she can determine if Exalgo is safe for you to take or if another drug is a better choice for managing your pain.

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