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Fibromyalgia And Morphine
I have palmar erythema & fibromyalgia. Why am i always tired & sleepy? Dr says it could be the morphine. I just don't think they know what else to say
I have fibromyalgia, bursitis & arthritis & have pain all the time. My dr has me on a high dose of morphine &i hate it! i need a non narcotic, ideas?
Try other: Medications such as alternating tylenol with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications such as as ibuprofen. Talking with your primary care provider about a medication such as tramadol maybe an option. It sounds like you have multiple conditions contributing to your discomfort and you should have someone monitoring these medications if you are to add or change your regiment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have fibromyalgia and arthritis and just found out I am pregnant. should I stop taking my Morphine ER? I can barely walk with my back pain right now
Affirmative: 32y pregnant has "arthritis, fibromyalgia", & uses Morphine; should consult Rheumatologist & Pain Management Physicians about alternative pain control. See Osteopath about low back pain generator. During pregnancy, hormone Relaxin loosens ligaments, especially in women w. benign Hypermobility Syndrome; sacroiliac joint, SIJ, can generate pain. Investigate SIJ belt to support pelvis. ...Read more
I've been told, people suffering w/fms should never be put on morphine! so that's what i told my dr. Before I have my surgery dec 27th! yes or no?
Variable.: The elimination half life (or time required for the morphine to fall to half its previous value) is about two to four hours. Certain tests however can be very sensitive and detect small amounts of morhpine in the system for quite some time after this. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes!: I'm sorry that you have to ask that question, but yes, we should. If you're worried, ask for consult from hospice & palliative care specialist. Better yet, ask to see if you qualify for hospice benefits. If you do, we can then focus on caring for you (and your family) rather than on curing you when a cure isn't realistic. ...Read more
Depends on Type: It all depends on the type of morphine one is taking. There is an immediate release form (ir) and several extended release (er) forms (ms contin, kaidan, avinza, morphine cr). You can expect most ir formulation to last 4-6 hours. Depending on the patient's metabolism some last a little less or more. The er forms last any where from 12 -24 hours depending on the brand. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have been on morphine for 2 yrs and have runout I am in withdraw how can I releive some of the discomfort?
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