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Side effects of kadi:
Drowsiness, sedation, euphorea, respiratory depression, constipation, nausea&vomiting, dry mouth, dyspepsia, esophageal reflux, increased biliary pressure and intestinal obstruction, constriction of the common bile duct and spasm of sphinter of oddi, making biliary colic worse. It can also cause uncoordinated duodenal contraction and decrease gastri emptying.Insomnia
withdrawl symptoms when abruptly stopped. ...Read more
It depends: Kadian is morphine in a long-acting formulation. Side effects of morphine include constipation, itching, urinary retention, sedation, reparatory depression, and depression. The side effects are dose related. Always try to take the lowest possible dose that provides adequate analgesia. Don't expect too much-the best analgesic can reduce pain only by about 50%. ...Read more
Is year old prescription of kadian (morphine) going to have bad side effects and will it hurt me?
How effective is Methadone in managing Neuropathic Pain? It has less side effects than Morphine & more effective. Thx
Methadone: Has some properties for helping with neuropathic pain. Generally though opiates are poor neuropathic pain medications and are not typically recommended, however methadone may have better efficacy than other opiate medications. Given its long half life it can be a health crisis, because overdose can be problem. I would see a pain specialist to determine what might be appropriate for you. ...Read more
My husbands pain dtr put him on something called exalgo 8mg in place of morphine due to an allergic reaction. The side effects r really scary. Any in?
Read and Speak with: Go to the drug manufacturer's website and read as much as you can about this medication. Then speak with your doctor, who prescribed, about all your concerns. Write them down so you don't forget. If he/she doesn't answer your q's to your satisfaction sounds like it is time to get a new doctor. ...Read more
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
Pls read the insert: Please read the insert provided by the pharmacist with the medications. ...Read more
When I take Vicodin or Percocet my tongue and throat swell but I can take morphine 4 Tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 without any side effects why is this and what if anythi?
You may have: Allergy to hydrocodone and/or oxycodone, but not morphine and/or codeine (Tylenol #3). It's unlikely you have allergic reaction against acetaminophen given it's an ingredient in Tylenol #3 which you say you had no problem with. I would stay away from hydrocodone and oxycodone in the future to avoid getting dangerous anaphylactic reactions. ...Read more
Please specify: Which medication you would like information about and re-ask. ...Read more