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.

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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...