Category: Pain Relief

Morphine Overview

Morphine is a pain medication of the opiate family that is found naturally in a dark brown, resinous form, from the poppy plant (Papaver somniferum). It can be taken orally or injected; it is also often smoked.[7][9] It acts directly on the central nervous system (CNS) to increase feelings of pleasure and warm relaxation and reduce pain, and is often abused for this purpose.[7] It can be taken for both acute pain and chronic pain and is frequent...

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How many pills per day does 1 every 12 hours and 1 every 4 hours equal?

My husband has cancer stage 4. His Dr has prescribed him morphine sulfate 1 pill every 12 hrs & Oxycodone 1 pill every 4 hrs. How many pills should he be taking per day (in a 24 hr period) & how many pills of each should be prescribed for a month? ## I work in a pharmacy and we would calculate it as follows: Morphine - 1 every 12 hours for a total day supply of 2, quantity for a 30 day supply would be 60 Oxycodone - 1 every 4 hours for a total day supply of 6, quantity for a 30 day supply would be 180 ## Thank you for the clarification!

morphine sulfate vs er

For over 10 years, I took 820 mg. morphine sulfate ER daily to manage chronic pain, trigeminal neuralgy and osteomyelitis in my jaw...(yes, I know that is spelled wrong, but don't want to take the time to look it up right now) Anyhow, about 1 1/2 years ago I started tapering myself off of it, one, because of the costs...astronomical, ridiculous, really..and for the last 6 months or so have been taking either 15/30 mg. regular release morphine every 4 hours. When I called my doctor to get an appt. for refills, the soonest appt. is 17 days away and I've only got about 1 week of medication left. I still have 200 mg. ER morphine left, but I don't want to accidentally I still have a higher tolerance from being on it for so many years? ## Old mom The best and safest ...

Light Blue Oblong Pill C25

I've found a light blue, oblong, fairly large (approx 20mm wide) pill. C25 embossed on one side, and a line dividing it in two on the other side. ## what is a blue tablet c25 indicated for ## Yeah I'm having trouble finding a definite match on this one as well. Can you tell me what country you are from? That might help to narrow some things down. For example, usually tablets within the USA are easier to pin down because their markings are regulated. There is also a chance that this one could either be a really new marking, an over the counter product, or a prescription med outside the USA. Are there any other details which you could share? Packaging? Manufacturer? ## i am in south africa ## Hi Roy, I'm in south africa. And don't have the packaging as it was left in my lo...

54 733 white pill - extended release or not?

I have small white pill with 54 733. I know it's Morphine but is it extended release or immediate? And can I break in half or even fourths? In a lot of pain right now and I am at work. Need some relief. Thank you!! ## The pill you have is Morphine sulfate (15 mg); NOT an extended release version. To answer your other question, yes, you can break this pill in half, as it has a score line. Manufacturer: Roxane Laboratories NDC: 0054-0235 Inactive Ingredients: -Silicon Dioxide -Starch, Corn -Cellulose, Microcrystalline -Stearic Acid You can view a more detailed description of Morphine, by clicking on the link below... Hope this helps! ## Hi Cookie, If the pill is a small round white pill with the numbers 54 733 it is an immediate release not extended. The extended release morphine are...

Morphine does not work on me will fentanyl patch work

Morphine does not work on me will fentanyl patch work right now I am taking oxycodone 30 milligram 6 times a day for the past year how strong of a fentanyl patch should I be on my doctor suggested switching me to the fentanyl and I am worried that it won't work I have had 6 back surgery's and the oxycodone is not working anymore my tolerance has built up to high ## Hello, Nathan! How are you? Fentanyl is the strongest available, it's over 80 times stronger than Morphine. Your doctor will most likely have you start at the 25mcgs or 50mcgs dosage, since it's so potent to see how it works for you. The FDA classifies this medication as a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mout...

different strengths of morphine

different strengths of morphine ## Morphine is a narcotic analgesic. The strength varies, depending on what formulation you are asking about. For instance the extended release tablets are available in strengths of 15mg, 30mg, 60mg, 100mg and 200mg. The regular release tablets come in 10mg, 15mg and 30mg. What specific type are you asking about? ## I am currently taking 360 mg. of morphine sulfate CR per day, (2-60 mg. tablets, 3x a day) and 45 mg. of Oxycodone IMM for breakthrough pain ( tablet, 3x a day) My new Pain doctor switched me to 1-60 mg. tablet of Kadian CR and up to 90 mg. of oxycodone IMM (1-2 tablets of oxycodone IMM 15 mg. 3 x a day) for breathrough pain.Isn't Kadian CR the same as morphine sulfate CR? I'm afraid I'll go into withdrawl if I begin taking ...

what will happen as I have takeMsontin for several years for severe pain Now Iam trying to go off slowlyWhat will help

Iam taking myself off Morphine contin, I usely would take 30mg of Long active and about120 somtime least never more.What can I except to go,I have been long time sufferer of Fibroymgia for years for year through.THANKS ## Help me know what to expect taking myself off Morhine.After long time uses for pain.Thank you So very Much ## Mayo Clinic want me to stop taking Fentanyl Patches applied to my skin for disabling pains in my guts. What can i take instead of using the patches. Are they that dangerous? ## You can't just stop opiates cold. You have to slowly decrease the dose over about a six month period depending how long you have been taking them. Or, you can see a doctor and start a regimine of suboxone for a month. This will help a little with pain but contains the antidote for op...

Pill with N on one side and 100 on the other side.

Non-scored, light blue in color oval to elliptical in shape. Fairly thick tablet. What is it? ## A blue tablet with an N on one side and 100 on the other is manufactured by Zydus Pharmaceuticals, and they list it as containing 100mgs of Morphine, in an extended release formulation. NDC: 68382-0906 The FDA warns that this medication carries the risk of being habit forming, and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, dry mouth, headache, and constipation. Inactive ingredients may include: - Carnauba Wax - Ferrosoferric Oxide - Hypromelloses - Lactose Monohydrate - Magnesium Stearate - Polyethylene Glycols - Polysorbate 80 - Stearic Acid - Titanium Dioxide Is there anything else I can help with?


Can I ask my doctor for 40 ml OxyER in place of Morphine Sulfate 30ml ER or will they not prescribe them if I'm on 30ml ir Oxy ## I worked 35 years in Chicago as union carpenter on bridges and high rises and have had back surgery,neck surgery,rotator cuff, and knee surgery I have chronic pain in center of spine, low back and neck pain, and have degenerative disc. And arthritis, the dr. Prescribed hydrocodone 10 mg and morphine sulfate 30 mg er sulfate and the manufactures Mylan the makes morphing 30 did not help me with my pain ## Hello, Susie! How are you? I really can't speak for your doctor and what they will or will not prescribe. The only thing you can do is talk to them about it at your next appointment. However, I can tell you that asking for any particular medication is ...

how to find a doctor that will write prescriptions /narcotic for pain

I have been with the same doctor for years now he said he can no longer write for pain medicine so I have to find a doctor or pain clinic that will continue my pain medicines and that is it how can this be after he has had me on these pain medicine for years taking my money for every visit to continue me on these medicines now he is stopping and I have to find a new doctor that will work with me Where do I find a doctor that will help me and take over my care. ## Look under Pain Management in your area. You can also ask your current dr for a referral. Pain Management Drs have pain contracts and routine drug panels. You will also need your medical records along with the diagnostic results for the cause of your pain. The dr will be the ones to decide what pain meds he gives you. Don't...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Capsule: 15mg, 30mg
  • Capsule, Extended Release: 100mg, 10mg, 120mg, 130mg, 150mg, 200mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 45mg, 50mg, 60mg, 70mg, 75mg, 80mg, 90mg
  • Injectable, Liposomal: 10mg/ml, 15mg/1.5ml, 20mg/2ml
  • Injection: 0.2mg/ml, 0.5mg/ml, 10mg, 10mg/ml, 15mg/ml, 1mg/ml, 1mg/ml + 5%, 25mg/ml, 2mg/ml, 4mg/ml, 50mg, 50mg/ml, 5mg/ml, 8mg/ml
  • Injection, Liposomal: 10mg/ml, 10mg/ml (10mg/ml), 15mg/1.5ml (10mg/ml), 15mg/1.5ml(10mg/ml), 20mg/2ml (10mg/ml), 20mg/2ml(10mg/ml)
  • Liquid: 10mg/5ml, 20mg/ml
  • Powder: 100%
  • Solution: 10mg/5ml, 20mg/5ml, 20mg/ml
  • Suppository: 10mg, 20mg, 30mg, 5mg
  • Tablet: 10mg, 15mg, 30mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 100mg, 15mg, 200mg, 30mg, 60mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Morphine: (124 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0054-0235 Ms 15 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0054-0236 Ms 30 mg Oral Tablet by Roxane Laboratories, Inc
  • 0187-4203 Opium Tincture Deodorized 10 mg/ml Oral Solution by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC
  • 0228-3501 Ms 10 mg Extended Release Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-3502 Ms 20 mg Extended Release Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-3503 Ms 30 mg Extended Release Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-3504 Ms 50 mg Extended Release Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-3505 Ms 60 mg Extended Release Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-3506 Ms 80 mg Extended Release Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-3507 Ms 100 mg Extended Release Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-3508 Ms 200 mg Extended Release Capsule by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0378-2658 Ms 15 mg Extended Release Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-2659 Ms 30 mg Extended Release Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-2660 Ms 60 mg Extended Release Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-2661 Ms 100 mg Extended Release Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-2662 Ms 200 mg Extended Release Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0406-8315 Ms 15 mg Extended Release Tablet by Mallinckrodt, Inc.
  • 0406-8320 Ms 200 mg Extended Release Tablet by Mallinckrodt, Inc.
  • 0406-8330 Ms 30 mg Extended Release Tablet by Mallinckrodt, Inc.
  • 0406-8380 Ms 60 mg Extended Release Tablet by Mallinckrodt, Inc.
  • 104 more results ...

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