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    Morphine

    Information about Morphine

    Morphine uses

    Morphine is used for moderate to severe pain.

    How morphine works

    Morphine is an opioid analgesic ( pain reliever). It works by decreasing the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.

    Common side effects of morphine

    Sweating, Dizziness, Sleepiness, Vomiting, Lightheadedness, Nausea, Sedation, Constipation

    Available Medicine for Morphine

    • ₹30 to ₹55
      Biological E Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹34
      Modi Mundi Pharma Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹35
      West-Coast Pharmaceutical Works Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹26
      Modi Mundi Pharma Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹50
      Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Morphine

    • Use Morphine as instructed by your doctor. Never take in greater amounts or more often than prescribed.
    • It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
    • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Morphine, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
    • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
    • Store opioid pain relievers in a safe place and out of reach of others.

    Frequently asked questions for Morphine

    Morphine

    Q. Is Morphine opiate and addictive?
    Yes Morphine is opiate drug which develops quick tolerance leading to addiction
    Q. Is Morphine categorized as opioid and narcotic?
    Yes Morphine is categorized as narcotic analgesic which works by binding to opioid receptors, which are present in the central and peripheral nervous system.

    Content on this page was last updated on 14 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)