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

If you have a history of kidney disease, the powerful pain medication Exalgo (hydromorphone) may not be the best drug for you. However, if your doctor decides you need to take Exalgo in order to manage your pain, he or she will likely prescribe the lower possible dose and monitor you closely.

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