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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Canlas
29 years experience in Pain Management
It depends: When you say better, are you asking is it more powerful or stronger? Avinza (morphine) is Morphine Sulfate and vicodin is hydrocodone. Morphine is mo ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Lots have people have been on avinza, it is an oral form of morphine used for severe pain. It is highly addicting. If you are hooked on avinza, get he ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gofeld
31 years experience in Pain Management
Yes: As any opiod Avinza (morphine) has significant risk for addiction.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sinclair
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Slowly: Avinza is a potent pain medication. It is oral morphine. Sudden withdrawl can cause seizures and death. Get help. There is medication that will help s ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience in Pain Management
Avinza (morphine): Avinza is morphine in a once a day preparation. It should not be crushed, crewed etc... So its not okay and definitely not safe for you to chew this.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience in Pain Management
One that works: Which ever works is the best. Avinza (morphine) is a once per day medication while Oxycontin is a 2-3 time per day medication. Side effects are simi ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience in Pain Management
No answer: The one that works is the better one. Avinza (morphine) is once a day Oxycontin is taken 2-3 times per day.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yeshvant Navalgund
21 years experience in Pain Management
Never stop abruptly: Avinza is controlled release morphine. This is potent narcotic. Never stop abruptly. If you do, serious withdrawal symptoms will arise. These usual ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience in Pain Management
See below: Avinza (morphine) is dosed every 24 hours. Based on a half life of 4 hours it should not take much more than a day for it to be out of your system.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Wean of nardil (phenelzine): Do it under medical supervision and slowly.It also depends how long you have been taking avinza, (morphine) and what dosage.I can not advice you witho ... Read More

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