Will avinza (morphine) work better than vicodin?

Depends. Both are opioids. Avinza (morphine) is designed to be taken once a day and is used for those who have long term pain. Vicodin is short acting and is used for acute short term pain. Whichever one you take you must follow your md, s instruction to the "t".

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Does avinza (morphine) work better than vicodin does?

Maybe.... Though they are both narcotic pain medications, Avinza (morphine) is thought to be "better" than vicodin generally because it lasts all day vs vicodin, which will only last for 2 -6 hours. Read more...

Please tell me if it is safe to mix morphine sulfate with vicodin?

Mixing narcotics . Yes, provided the drugs are prescribed & monitored by your physician. Vicodin (hydrocodone/acetaminophen) is a short acting oral narcotic analgesic to be taken as needed for moderate-severe pain. Oral Morphine may be immediate release or sustained release (long acting). Most commonly a sustained release Morphine will be prescribed with short acting hydrocodone for "rescue" or "breakthrough pain". Read more...
No, It is not, you would need to be monitored professionally or it could be lethal. Read more...

Is there a difference between kadian (morphine) and vicodin?

Kadian (morphine) Vicodin. Yes-kadian is a once or q12hrs -long acting morphine. Vicodin is a short acting hydrocodone with acetaminophen. Both are used very differently. The former is for long term use and the latter for short duration use. 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...