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Blue Liquid Morphine
Morphine side effect: Hello. Morphine can cause GI side effects like stomach pain, nausea, constipation, etc. Stomach pain and nausea alone would be enough to cause loss of appetite. Can make some patients so sleepy that they simply just forget to eat. Of course this is not good. This bad cycle catches up and manifests as wanted or unwanted weight loss. ...Read more
Can valeron-n (liquid morphine from germany) be taken with tramodol tablets 50 mg? It seems like I had both in liquid in germany.
What should concern me re: taking 10mg of morphine sulphate liquid for treating severe pain. I have primary progressive multiple scelorosis.
Started liquid morphine 10mg, 10ml every 4 hours. Feel a bit drowsy and sense of happiness and we'll being, also a bit itchy, is this normal?
Allergic reaction: The drowsy and/or feeling of well-being or happiness could be considered as part of the expected effects of the drug but the itchiness may indicate an allergy. I would stop the medication and notify the doctor about your symptoms. If you don't you may break out and feel even worse in another day or 2. ...Read more
My dad is 92 &dying. They've taken him off everything but liquid morphine. It's been7days like this. Eyes always open. How long can he hang on like this?
Hospice: If he is on hospice they can help guide you through the process of dying my best wishes to a peaceful end for your family member and slice for you that he is not in pain ...Read more
On amoxcicillin 500mg 4 times a day and morphine liquid 10mg,5-10ml 4 times a day for wisdom tooth removal. I have nausea, what is likely cause?
Common: Side effect from either of the meds and often intensified them using both. Try taking them with food. ...Read more
I'm having Gastric-Bypass. The Dr told me that I would be on liquid pain meds. I'm allergic to Morphine. What other type of liquid pain meds are there?
Many: Your doctor is well-versed in the options for liquid pain meds and can find you one that you can take. ...Read more
Expired morphine: In general expired medications still do work. In the real world (everything else but the usa) especially africa expired medications are used. As long as they are not expired by more than 12 mo. In the usa the fda and the lawyers will be after us if an expired med was given and you had a problem. ...Read more
Morphine dosage: That depends. If you have been on opiates — lortab, percocet, ect. I may be perfectly safe as long as it's given in divided doses — say three times a day where it totals 80mg. For someone who never takes opiates, to take 80 mg of morphine all at once could kill them by supressing respiration. This effect is amplified by alcohol, benzos and medicines like soma (carisoprodol). ...Read more
Continuous infusion: A morphine drip is a continuous morphine intravenous infusion. Pain medications such as morphine can be administered as an infusion to help with constant pain. In some cases, a patient controlled administraion infusion (PCA) system is used whereby you can safely administer yourself an extra dose when needed for severe pain. ...Read more
Morphine is a: Controlled substance because it is highly addictive. All controlled addictive substances are dangerous for your health and must be used with caution under a doctor's supervision. ...Read more
Narcotic analgesics are the most efficacious agents available for relief of pain. Morphine is "strong" or "major" narcotic analgesic which is indicated for moderate to severe pain. Because of concerns about tolerance, physical dependence and addiction, many health professionals are still reluctant to prescribe opioids for chronic pain.
Rec.: talk to your pcp for more information. ...Read more
No: Any medication that is out-of-date should not be used. First of all we don't know whether it will work or not and secondly its effect body might be unpredictable, might get more adverse affects etc. ...Read more
Not for humans: Active euthanasia is illegal in most jurisdictions. However, morphine may be administered for terminal sedation or to provide comfort to someone in respiratory distress during the dying process. This is considered ethical even though it may make death come somewhat sooner. ...Read more
Detoxification: Is a therapeutic step to help you withdraw from using the drug as quickly ; safely as possible. Withdrawal side effects of morphine can range from relatively minor to severe. Methadone is the drug of chose to reduce the craving for morphine. You need to put a lot of effort, but you are not alone. Rec.: see a therapist, joint a support group, get treatment, seek treatment for other comorbidities. ...Read more
Subjective: Narcotics like morphine are helpful for many types of pain — it does not necessarily mean they are the best choices for all subtypes of pain. Thus, its difficult say what is exactly is the most powerful pain killer since everyone's response to different pain medications varies as does their exact mix of pain subtypes (i.e. Musculoskeletal pain vs nerve pain). ...Read more