Pain, MI, Unstable angina, Intractable cough, Acute pulmonary oedema, Analgesia during labour
May be taken with or without food. May be taken w/ meals to reduce GI discomfort. IV Preparation IV push: Dilute 2.5-15 mg in 4-5 mL of SWI Infusio... View More
Oral Moderate to severe pain Adult: 5-20 mg 4 hrly. Extended-release: 5-20 mg 12 hrly. Dosage is dependent on the severity of pain. Intravenous Pa... View More
Analgesia/Cyanotic Tetralogy of Fallot Neonates (<30 days): 0.3-1.2 mg/kg/day IM/SC divided q4hr; 0.005-0.03 mg/kg/hr slow IV Infants and children (... View More
Renal impairment: Dosage may need to be reduced.
Respiratory depression, acute or severe asthma; paralytic ileus; obstructive airway disease; acute liver disease; comatose patients; increased intracran... View More
Mode of Action
Morphine is a phenanthrene derivative which acts mainly on the CNS and smooth muscles. It binds to opiate receptors in the CNS altering pain perception ... View More
Patient w/ impaired resp function, severe bronchial asthma, convulsive disorders, acute alcoholism, delirium tremens, raised intracranial pressure, hypo... View More
>10% Pruritus (≤80%),Urinary retention (epidural/IT) (15-70%),Vomiting (7-70%),Constipation (>10%),Headache (>10%),Somnolence (>10%) 1-10% Abdomina... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy category: C; D if prolonged use/high doses at term.
Additive depressant effects w/ other CNS depressants (e.g. sedatives, hypnotics, general anaesth, phenothiazines, other tranquilisers). May enhance the ... View More
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