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What damage is there to injecting morphine sulfate tablets?

What damage is there to injecting morphine sulfate tablets?

Death: It was not made to be injected and has impurities that should not be in your blood stream. Too much morphine in your blood stream will lead you to stop breathing and death. Iv morphine is made for injection. Drug abuse is a treatable problem, if that is the issue please ask for help. ...Read more

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Morphine (Definition)

Morphine is an opioid pain medication. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic. Morphine is used to treat moderate to severe pain. Short-acting forumations are taken as needed for pain. Extended-release morphine is for use when around-the-clock ...Read more


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What is the best way of taking morphine sulfate er?

Morphine sulfate ER: This is usually taken as one tab every ( q) 12hrs. The best way to take this is to follow the explicit directions of the doctor who wrote the script for you. ...Read more

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Help please? What is the equivalent of morphine to hydrocodone?

Help please? What is the equivalent of morphine to hydrocodone?

Depends: On many factors, including whether morphine is given by injection or by mouth, or whether in a long-acting or immediate-release short-acting form. In general, by mouth they are equipotent - 5 mg hydrocodone is equivalent to 5 mg morphine. If given by injection, it is about 1.7 mg morphine (about 3 times more potent) to 5 mg. Also depends onhow well liver and kidneys are working in some cases. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for ferrous sulfate overdose?

What is the treatment for ferrous sulfate overdose?

Iron overdose: Usually, an excessive one-time dose of iron washes through your intestines and doesn't cause any side effects other than nausea, vomitina, and diarrhea. Too much iron over many months can cause iron build-up in your body and may require chelation therapy. You need to visit your healthcare provider and get appropriate testing depending on how much iron you have taken. ...Read more

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What is the effect of taking morphine sulfate oral concentrate?

Pain relief/sedation: This is typically prescribed for relief of pain. However, significant sedation may occur. Stick to prescribed doses and follow all precautions. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for magnesium sulfate overdose?

What is the treatment for magnesium sulfate overdose?

Define overdose: If you mean high mag levels after mag sulfate I.V. Was given, then you need to know that mag level can be elevated after I.V. Dose, temporarily, until it shifts spontaneously into mag storage. I.E. It is okay to be hi right after I.V. Dose. It is not ok to stay elevated a few days later. Lasix (furosemide) diuresis could correct this under a physician's supervision. It's also is okay to watch it decine on own. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what is ketamine infusion therapy used for?

Can you tell me what is ketamine infusion therapy used for?

To help with pain: Ketamine infusion can be used in the operating room during surgery to decrease the need for narcotics after surgery. It can also be used for complex regional pain syndrome. Ketamine should only be prescribed by physicians who can deal with possible airway complications. Ketamine can cause hallucinations. ...Read more

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What is dextropropoxyphene paracetamol used for?

What is dextropropoxyphene paracetamol used for?

Pain: the brand name was Darvocet and was a scheduled narcotic that has since been removed from the market, but there is still some out there in medicine cabinets. ...Read more

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What is dextropropoxyphene paracetamol used for?

What is dextropropoxyphene paracetamol used for?

Pain: Darvocette was the combination of d-propoxyphene and paracetamol (or acetominophen/ tylenol (acetaminophen)). While a synthetic opioid closely related to methadone, it was nowhere near as potent or effective as methadone, and many critics felt that it was the tylenol (acetaminophen) that actually worked in it. After reports of cardiac toxicity (arrhythmias) it was removed from the US market years ago. Still available elsewhere. ...Read more

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What is ephedrine sulfate used for?

What is ephedrine sulfate used for?

Stimulant: Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) is a dangerous stimulant that has been linked to brain & cardiac problems. It was sold for weight control and as an energy booster before it was made illegal to sell in us. ...Read more

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For which perpose Voren diclofenac sodium is used. And kindly tell me about the side effects.

For which perpose Voren diclofenac sodium is used. And kindly tell me about the side effects.

Pain meds: Diclofenac is a medication used for pain, it is an anti inflammatory medication and the commonest side effect is heart burn. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for MS contin (morphine) overdose?

What is the treatment for MS contin (morphine) overdose?

Supportive care: Get to the er immediately. Gastric lavage to remove undigested pills is used. Supportive care of respiratory and circulatory function is very important. ...Read more

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What is stronger, morphine sulfate or methadone? I'm getting tolerant to 100mg of morphine 3x/day & need a break, hoping to find something equal.

What is stronger, morphine sulfate or methadone? I'm getting tolerant to 100mg of morphine 3x/day & need a break, hoping to find something equal.

Methadone vs. MS: Methadone is definitely stronger than the same dose of morphine, but to switch from one to another you need to talk to your doc about that. Methadone has been falling out of favor for pain purposes due to its short duration of analgesic effect and multiple side effects. ...Read more

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What is mobic (meloxicam) used for? What r the dosage amounts?

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What is mobic (meloxicam) used for? What r the dosage amounts?

Meloxicam: Meloxicam is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. It is usually used to treated painful conditions. It comes with 7.5mg and 15mg. ...Read more

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What type of drug is indomethacin tablets? Is it dangerous? Can we use it to reduce joint pains? Please give me full information about this tablets.

What type of drug is indomethacin tablets? Is it dangerous? Can we use it to reduce joint pains? Please give me full information about this tablets.

Anti-inflammatory: It is a very potent anti-inflammatory medication with a high incidence of side effects including edema, ulcer and neurological. It has been largely superceeded by newer agents which are not as caustic. ...Read more

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Astramorph (Definition)

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Oramorph Sr (Definition)

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