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Morphine Itching Treatment
Been taking oral morphine liquid 10mg, 10ml 4 times a day for 3 days so far, since couple of hours I have a bit of nausea and slight itching is norma?
Took 2, 30 mg morphine pills in a day. Now she is experiencing side effects like decreased urination and itching. How long will these last?
See below : The therapeutic pain-relieving and euphoric effects of oral morphine generally last about 4-6 hrs. Itching and depressed bladder function are not uncommon side effects of narcotics and opiates and may last noticeably longer with considerable individual variation. 90% of the drug is excreted ...Read more
When injected w morphine, instant hives, flushing. When I take vicodin, little rashes, itching. Am i allergic, or do these types drugs just do this?
Avoidance: Of those drugs or other drugs containing codeine, which a derivative of morphine, often times it is a side effect, not a true allergic reaction, but you cannot tell which of which, if you really need those drugs and have no other alternative consult an allergist/immunologist either yourself or through your treating physician, vheck aaaai.org or acaai.org for an allergist in your area, goodluck ...Read more
Codeine allergy need to know. I had itching from morphine but ok so far with tylenol (acetaminophen) 3?
Can an elergic reaction to morphine cause itching on the lips and cheek 4 days ago and now blisters that look like feaver blisters. But still itch?
I had a csection and was giving morphine. My lip started itching and my cheek really bad and now I have what looks like feaver blisters .What's wrong?
I took MS contin for the first time as prescribed today and my tongue, throat and eyes are itching. Could I be allergic to morphine?
Finished 3 day yeast treatment 2d ago. Symptoms mostly gone, except when I wipe it still itches really bad. What to do?
Back to doc: Go back to the doctor for a re-evaluation and perhaps longer treatment ...Read more
Had tick pulled out 3 weeks ago but now there is a lump and itches. Should i be concerned? Treatment?
Tick: Generally the rash from lyme (erythema migrans) does not itch and is not raised. What could cause a bump and itch is if part of the tick was left in and is causing an inflammatory reaction or your body is mounting a local allergic reaction to the body part. I would check to make sure some to the tick was not left behind. Should also have blood work for lyme anyway. ...Read more
Doctor my skin itches me (sort of prick) and it sort of burns (it turns hot)
what could be the cause and the possible treatment.
I've been admitted to hospital for severe infection/pain. Is 2 mg of IV morphine consider an effective treatment for pain? Right to ask for more?
Pain management: Everyone experiences pain a little differently. 2 mg of morphine is a good place to start -but u may need more depending on a number of factors. I always describe pain as a 'tidal wave' -u need to be out in front before it's crashing over you-then it's harder to catch up. Docs in hospitals sometimes undermedicate because they need to watch u for symptoms that could indicate worsening. Hold on ...Read more
I see my pain mgmt dr tomorrow for first diagnosed crps treatment. What are my chances of having a morphine pump installed? Pain is unbearable anymore
Complex regional Pain Syndrome: It is hard to predict what are the chances of a successful response to morphine pump. Other options are spinal cord stimulator, medications like cymbalta, lyrica, (pregabalin) amitriptyline, nortriptyline or neurontin. This should all be combined with physical therapy. There are specialty pharmacies that can prepare topical compound products with analgesics, muscle relaxers and any inflammatory medications. ...Read more
Check again: I would thouroughly check your head and hair again for any remaining lice or nits. Often, many of the treatments need to be repeated one week after initial treatment. Also, keep in mind that the shampoos used to treat lice can cause some irritation to the scalp which can induce itching and may not represent a residual lice infestation. ...Read more
How long after treatment for dust mites does the rash last? My face and chest broke in a rash, it itches. He said I have been infected by dust mites
I have ibs, nobody has been able to give me treatment that works. Things I've tried fodmap, bentyl,Elavil, peppermint,align, even morphine, reaglan.
It's not that simple: IBS describes a constellation of signs and symptoms that we are only beginning to understand. Though we know it involves the disruption of the microbiome, we have yet to know how to effectively restore it, and how to address its neuro-psychiatric effects. Unfortunately, it is this ambiguity that has led many to have unrealistic expectations of a cure at this time. Don't get discouraged! ...Read more
My skin itches and then rashes are made.if I take anti histamine it stops the allergy for 2-3 days but I get too sleepy. Is there any other treatment?
I have a drop wart (that's what my parents call them) on my neck. Only thing that bothers me is its location rubs on necklaces and it itches. Treatment?
Common side effect: Both benzoyl peroxide and tretinoin are peeling agents. They come in different concentrations (%) and different bases (cream, lotion, gel). If it burns ask your doc to lower the strength and you spread out the time between applications to every other day or every third day. Good luck. ...Read more