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How Does Morphine Work To Affect Neurotransmission Of The Brain
What does it mean when a dr. Tells you that you do not have the brain receptacles to a drug because it will not have no effect on accident i took about 20 morphine pills i thought they were ibuprophen tabs, family rushed me to emergency room thinking i wa
My dad has 2 grade4 brain tumours his been on high doses of morphine recently he is losing his memory didn't remember me today is this normal?
Sorry to hear this: If your dad does have high grade gliomas, these are tough to treat, and the tumors could be large enough to cause cognitive loss, but morphine possesses anticholinergic side effects and can cloud memory and other intellectual functions, and even cause delusions and hallucinations. Sometimes, some restoration can be achieved by using memory enhancing agents (donepezil, etc). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im 9 weeks pregnant and have migrains an a tumor in my brain is it ok to take low doses of morphine for my pain I have a tumor in my brain an have cafosis of the spine along with migraines
Can you tell me if morphine sulfate increases dopamine levels in the brain while decreasing serotonin levels 5-ht ?
Timing: There is more than one answer depending on timing. Opiates initially increase bothe Dopamine and serotonin levels. However, long term abuse can lead to lower than normal levels as you deplete the body's reservoirs of these neurotransmitters. It also makes a difference WHERE in the CNS you are trying to measusre these things. Most of the work has been done on mice and extrapolated to humans! ...Read more
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