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  1. need help with my maximum d. dose [what is it?]
    ... is more stimulating and causes more euphoria than morphine . That may be why.... Actually MSContin has been...

  2. what to do?
    ... Tylenol a day, and if you were on OxyContin, or an LA Morphine , or Duragesic, you could reduce your Percs for BT...

  3. Difficulty Urinating?
    ... problem with urination. I had this problem while on Morphine , now I have same one while on Oxy and I also know...

  4. Medication Questions
    ... the same class and isn't as initially sedating as morphine or meth. Part of pump trials is also finding the righ ... you become accomadated to the sedating effects of morphine , but if they start you too high on a pump dose, you ... trial. Oxy is a pro drug and stimulating, where morphine and methadone can be very sedating at the initiation...

  5. Constipation and Blood in Stool!!!
    ... constipate me. That's one of the reasons I love my Morphine ! I'm also lactose intolerant and can now eat a 'normal...

  6. Good experience w/ new PM Doc
    ... a breakthru med. He said that he favors Duragesic, Morphine , and Methadone but we'll see. Thanks, --Derek...

  7. Methadone questions.
    ... doing okay? because I think I read that dosing from morphine to meth is 5:1. Anyhoo, I have not slept more than...
    ... of LA meds. If your taking several hundred mgs of morphine , then 1 vicodin would just be a drop in the bucket ... taing 100 mgs of MSC twice a day, 20-30 mgs of SA morphine would be the apropriate BT dose. It takes 5 days ... steady serum level. As far as 5:1 conversion from morphine , that's what worked for me, but the reason why meth...
    ... has side effects. I'm currently scheduled to have a Morphine Pump surgically implanted and am concerned that the ... transition from Methadone to Morphine may be hell. Doesn't Methadone block the effects ... of Morphine ? If I try to ween myself down from the Methadone...
    ... 4to1 so your 100mgs of methadone turns into 400mgs of morphine .Why are they switching you to the pump when as you ... was onopiates for 22 years with the last 10 or so on morphine .I found that my tolerance went sky high with morphine ... switched over to methadone I was taking 3 000mgs of morphine a day (30 greys (100mg pills)).......Dave...
    ... Dave, I'm switching to the Morphine Pump because the dossage is 300th due to it's introduction ... the same thing hasn't had to raise their dossage of Morphine dossage in six years and to see her is to know she...

  8. Doc called in Phenergan.
    ... script for Phenergan to help with the nausea from the morphine . I've never taken it before, and some people have...

  9. Starting new med...Oxycontin
    ... does this compare to Dilaudid, vicodin, darvocet, or morphine . I'm just trying to figure out the side-effects and...
    ... of problems. Personally, I prefer long acting Morphine with oxycodone for breakthrough. Kadian works really...

  10. New meds, what do you think??
    ... set of laws regarding the prescribing of meds like morphine , oxycodone,fentanyl, methadone and amphetmaines. These...

  11. How does AVINZA release?
    ... sheet for the Kadian (which, like AVINZA, is a la morphine ) suggets that if you get naseau, you should take the ... afterward. Nasaeu is also a symptom commonly seen with morphine that does go away after repeated doses. Good Luck...
    ... really high for the next hour, but I had never taken Morphine before so that was expected. With a short acting ... Morphine , you're supposed to take it every 4-6 hours from what...
    ... taking 120 mgs. I didn't take it for very long. Morphine has never helped me pain wise and it made me very...
    ... etc.) so that you sustain a steady blood level of morphine . Basically, you are getting short bursts in time ... can make you very sleepy. It also potentiates the morphine and makes it stronger. I have both phenergan and...
    ... over the 24 hours. Nausea is pretty common with Morphine in the beginning. Any of the pure opiates like Morphine ... soon. Its just one of those great side effects of Morphine ... Take Care...
    ... hope each night they work. You may be sensitive to morphine itself, many individuals are. I am very sensitive...

  12. horrible oxycontin experience, what can I do?
    ... that Oxycodone is approximately 1.5 x stronger than Morphine . You said you were taking 30 mg a day of OxyContin ... So if you are now taking a total of 45 mg daily of Morphine , then thats about right. I doubt you will have ... since you switched to a close equianalgesic dose of Morphine . You also have not been taking Oxy that long, right...

  13. PLEASE HELP Question about Percocet side effects
    ... was definitely not like me at all. switching to morphine helped but not much. unfortunately ,Im afraid once...

  14. I think my doc is trying to O/D me!
    ... your Dr is trying to overdose you, LOL. The Avinza ( Morphine ) just sounds like a large amount because it is much ... is about 30.8 mcg/hr for Fentanyl for that dose of Morphine . However they don't make a 30 mcg/hr patch. A 50 ... mcg/hr patch equals approximately 180 mg of morphine daily. So your actually a little on the low side...
    ... is right on the money. The thing to remeber is that Morphine is generally intially more sedating than some of the ... a few days because the sedation does deminish with morphine . You may even find you have to titrate upwards...
    ... m at 120. I still feel the sedating effects of the Morphine - I still feel a 'high' with extreme relaxation and ... given 5/325 Percocet by various doctors and I thought Morphine was at the top of the opiate list, so I was scared...

  15. weaing down?
    ... meds anymore unless i'm in an attack, when i went to morphine i called in and said i'm wasted, and i want to be...

  16. Pain Medications -- Are these side effects normal???
    ... drowsiness the next morning. When i switched to morphine i could no longer take ambien at night because i would ... be too tired to drive safely in the morning. the morphine never made me drowsy when i took it but 8-10 hrs after...

  17. pain pump
    ... Hi, I had a Codman Morphine Pump implanted 2 years ago.The doctor that did my ... would adjust my medicine. He added Clonadine with the Morphine and Baclofen as well. After 3 increases I reached...
    ... adjustments or it may take a dozen. I started with morphine at 2mg a day, 6 months and 16 adjustmants later I ... prior to the pump and the typical 2mg starting dose of morphine just wasn't comparable even delivered by pump. I ended ... slighted that you using much less Fentanyl than I was morphine . Your med is measured in micrograms VS mgs, but it...
    ... different, I have met folks that spent months adjusting morphine , then dilaudid , then fentanyl and then suffentanyl ... months between refills even with weaker meds like morphine . Sufentanyl is the strongest per microgram, Fentnyl ... due to it's potency and then you have dialuadid and morphine measured in mgs. MY implant was a 23 hour breeze...
    ... dose would? (For example, I get nauseous from IV morphine .) How big/visible is this lump in your side or wherever...
    ... much. He also said he is using diluadid instead of morphine . You don't have to use morphine in those anymore....
    ... website. I am not taking anywhere near that much morphine . I am taking Percocet but trying to control it so...

  18. COST of filling Codman Intrecal Morphine Pump
    ... medicare plan I have. They may ask for 900 bucks for the morphine but it didn't cost them that and only a cash customer ... insurance co. With medicare a refill of dilauid or morphine cost me about 40 bucks for the entire itemzed break ... I couldn't have afforded $1400 a month for oral LA morphine and didn't qualify for any patient asistance plan ... be a brand name manufacturer of preservative free morphine willing to suplpy the meds. I think Astromorph is ... brand name preservative free IT morphine . Good luck, Dave...
    ... to ask you some questions personally, not about my morphine pump, but some regarding oral meds as I am having...

  19. Need Advice
    ... know nothing about them.I remember my doc. mentioning morphine ,and i was scared of the word MORPHINE. Now i now about ... narcotic med. and come to find out, morphine isn't that strong,mg for mg,hrdrocodone [vicodin\lortab ... ] i.m.o is stronger than morphine .If your doc. is open minded,he[she] will know that...

  20. Oxycontin vs. MS Contin need quick help
    ... miorphine so your taking ore than twice the amount of morphine . As far as growing tolerant and not having choices ... converted from 120 mgs of meth to 200 mgs of Kadian, " morphine " I was sick as a dog and getting no relief. If I had ... would have never known I could have gotten relief from morphine . But they slowly adjusted the dose to 300mgs a day ... than the meth with less side efects. If I wrote of morphine at 200 mgs I would probably still be bed wridden. ... on it. But your taking the equivelent of 60 mgs of morphine twice a day now. Had he just increased the morphine ... getting relief. I've never seen a conversion where morphine was stronger than Oxy at best some charts say it's ... effects will deminsih but if you thought tolerance to morphine was a problem, wait untill you have been on Oxy 6 ... of oxy would have been an increase over 15 mgs of morphine .Pretty scarry when any doc feels comfy prescribing ... because your getting the strongest meds available. Morphine is still a very viable option that he's ruled out...
    ... 6 hours later. If you want a smoother delivery of Morphine , I would go with Kadian or Avinza. Although Avinza ... each dose. Either way, I wouldn't give up on the Morphine just yet. You are at a low dose of Morphine, and...
    ... still going to need meds in 5 years. 30 mgs of morphine 3 times a day would have been the ideal thing to try...

  21. Question About Kadian Release Technology
    ... putting 6-8 different amounts of polymer coating on morphine pellets creating releases every 3-4 hours. How...

  22. oxy or dilaudid
    ... you in the ball park safely when convertng meds. Morphine is the gold standard to which others are compared ... . Oxy is 1:1 to morphine or 1:1.5, oxty being stronger. I agree with the it ... with a doc. Hydromorphone is 5-8 times stronger than morphine depending which chart you look at when you compare...
    ... 8 mgs is in the neighborhood of 50-60 mgs of oral morphine or 35-40 mgs of Oxycodone. She would need to take...

  23. does kadian work better than hydromorphone?
    ... is the generic name for Dilaudid and is a synthetic morphine . Regular hydromorphone is a SA agent where as Kadian ... For some people, hydromorphone works better than morphine . If the Kadian is working, I would stick with it...
    ... Hydromorphone (Dilaudid) is quite a bit stronger than Morphine (Kadian). Many times someone will take Kadian as ... probably has one of the best delivery systems for Morphine out, in my opinion. Its very smooth without the ups...

  24. Intrathecal Pain Pump - How to Pay for it?
    ... tolerate the side effects. They can use sufentanyl, morphine or prialt. I haven't heard much about prialts use...
    ... often like now. The refills are 1,200.00 each time for morphine , room use etc.. I have disability insurance thru the...

  25. Im stuck is there any middle?
    ... problems with oxy they tend to go with MS Contin, or morphine . Both meds can take a bit to adjust to at first but...
    ... only one I can think of off the top of my head is Morphine . If you look at a an equianalgesic chart, you will ... that Oxycodone is approximately 1.5 x stronger than Morphine Mg to Mg. Some people think that Morphine is the ... However, Hydrocodone (lortab) is about equal with Morphine mg to mg. Morphine may be slightly stronger but not...

  26. Stolen Meds
    ... operation she was told she would be given Demerol or Morphine (even though she gets sick from them) and NOT Fentanyl...

  27. FEELING BAD
    ... some differencial withdrawal going from Fentanyl to morphine even at an equianelgesic dose. Fent binds to alot ... more Kappa receptors than morphine so you don't get every property that fentanyl has ... they started me aon the pump they tarted low, 2mgs of morphine a day. 6 months of titration later I was comfortable...

  28. Switching to SUBOXONE Monday for Pain Management
    ... it was great because they were able to give me IV morphine and did NOT get buzzed off of it because of the methadone...

  29. No solid answers about pain! Need encouragement
    ... Perhaps your doctor would be willing to instead try morphine , which may be as harsh, or perhaps methadone which...
    ... insurance anymore so had to swith from high dollar morphine sulfate 160mgs a day to extremely affordavle meth...

  30. Docs Comments On Kadian Dosage-shore Please Read
    ... Alan, Morphine is Morphine . Yes, Kadian has a different release mechanism. The ... other point is that Fentanyl is much more potent than Morphine . For instance, 30 mg of Morphine is approximately ... hr Fentanyl, that is no where near 60 mg daily of Morphine . It is a huge drop. As far as WD's, there is a big...
    ... to interpret each 20 mg capsule contains 20 mgs of morphine . If you had insurance that paid for MSC and not kadian ... insurance reasons he would catch on that 100 mgs of morphine a day is the same regardless of the brand you take ... may say that 100 mgs of Oxy is equal to 150 mgs of morphine , just because your have become tolerant to the oxy ... you wouldn't neccesarrily be equally tolerant to morphine or any new drug. He's hoping you will respond ... better to morphine after takng a break from it for a year with Duragesic...

  31. Oxycontin Conversion To Methadone
    ... half life. I've switched back and forth between morphine and meth and the final conversion always worked out...

  32. Switching from fentanyl patch to...
    ... switched from the fentanyl to something like meth or morphine . I'd rather the doc make the suggestions, but I like ... ) or go off fentanyl and over to meth 10mg TID or morphine (MS Contin) 30mg TID. I would be interested in changing...

  33. How do I know if I have built up a resistence to my pain meds
    ... one at all. Our bodies do adjust to the levels of Morphine over time and that may be what has happened to you...

  34. Kadian Question For Dave And Others
    ... was taking 100 mcg of Fentanyl and switching to any Morphine product the equianalgesic dose would be 315-404 mg ... daily of Morphine . They suggest that the starting dose of Kadian be...
    ... posted earlier with the conversion from Fentanyl to Morphine . Yours is a big drop. Hope everything works out...

  35. have a ?--need and answer quickly
    ... There are many types of Long acting meds like Morphine based, Oxycodone based, Fentanyl, Methadone. They...
    ... did well in the hospital, I asked them to remove the morphine pump on the second day and switched to oral meds and...

  36. Dave (Shoreline), question for you
    ... for you, and for anyone else that is familiar with morphine given through an epidural or IC pump. I'm going to ... be pre-medicated with Morphine through the epidural before surgery. Morphine has ... s given in the spine, it's very potent. The pre-op Morphine will be given to help me post-op, in addition to everything ... I was just curious of how you would rate the epi Morphine . Any feedback is greatly appreciated! Take care...
    ... other route. If you don't respond particlaurly well to morphine it simply may not be the right med for you. The good ... recognize just how tolerant or inecefctive you are to morphine . They can use an y preservative free med like dilauid...
    ... follow up appt. that I would need around 10mg epi Morphine , with all the fentanyl I'm on. He will also be giving ... his request as well. I figured with the 10mg epi Morphine , that says I'm pretty darn tolerant. LOL My family...

  37. No more breakthru meds?
    ... that I would no longer get the MSIR (instant release? morphine ) that I take for breakthrough pain along with MS Contin...
    ... any possible side effects. There are other forms of Morphine he could switch you to if that med isn't doing the ... people on these boards that were taking over 600 mg of Morphine a day. I guess you need to discuss this with your...

  38. Lortab and hair test
    ... Ive been thru a pee test for employment and I had morphine and hydrocodone scripts. The testing company called ... me not the employer and told me I had a postitive morphine . I told her, yes I should and explained about my scripts...
    ... Marijuana, etc. Yes, opiates are checked sometimes, and Morphine will appear as an opiate. But alot of the synthetics...

  39. Pain Pump
    ... I have the Codman 3000 morphine pump. Went through 10 day trial period with exterior ... trial period or I wouldn't do it. I get a mixture of Morphine /Baclofen/Clonadine. Make sure you have good insurance...
    ... time of refills by increasing the concentration of morphine , dilaudid or Fentanyl and the adjunct meds. Medtronics ... through a pump. Only preservative free specfic meds. Morphine , Dilaudid, Fentanyl, Suffentanyl , Prialt, and Bupivicaine...

  40. Newbie needs Help
    ... You have MSContin, Avinza, Kadian (which are all Morphine ). There is OxyContin which is time-released oxycodone...
    ... does have a longer half life than hydromorphone and morphine . It comes in 15mg and 30 mg tablets but if your used ... about 4 times the cost. Everything is compared to morphine in strength. Dilaudid is lets say 5 times stronger ... than morphine . IF your taking 24mgs at a time that would be like ... taking 220mgs of morphine. Morphine instant release only comes in 15 and 30 mg tablets ... , Again you would have to take at least 8, 30mg morphine capsules to get the same relief. If you use Oxycodone ... 30 mg tablets but is only 1.5 times stronger than morphine . So you would have to take 5 or 6, 30 mg oxycodone ... the same level , you would have to take 200mgs of LA morphine 3 times a day, 120-160 mgs of Oxycontin 3 times a...

  41. strength of oxy
    ... Hydrocodone is pretty close to equal Mg to Mg with Morphine . I know that sounds weird because again, society ... has us believing that Morphine is the strongest drug, when in fact it is rated about...

  42. Methadone, scared of long term use for pain
    ... a viable option but there are also others such as Morphine or Oxycontin. Much of what you may be prescribed really...
    ... Oxycontin etc. are simply short acting (oxycodone morphine etc) drugs that are released at certain times after...

  43. Long term effects of Pain killers
    ... day. But I was on vicodin for a little over a year, morphine for a few months, Percocet for 3 months and now I...
    ... different classes. You have naturally occurring meds like Morphine and Codeine, and you have semi-synthetics like Hydrocodone ... , Oxycodone, etc. Morphine and Codeine can cause more gastro problems like nausea...

  44. Intrathecal Pain Pump Removal Advice
    ... one that relieves 50% of your pain. They can use morphine , Dilaudid, fentanyl , suffentanyl or Prialt "the cone...
    ... inside the pump varies. For me, it was pure, liquified morphine . I remember my doctor telling me he was experimenting ... the room when my pump was surgically emplaced). When morphine enters your body via the spinal canal, it doesn't...

  45. Med allergies, what's next?
    ... than those, there is OxyContin other vbersions of morphine than may solve gap issues and if your in Canada, you...

  46. Back for advice!
    ... that nothing was working.I would take 3 000mgs of morphine a day with little result.So I've been on methadone...
    ... MSContin, technically it is not as strong as Oxycodone. Morphine is actually about 50% weaker than Oxycodone. This ... does not mean that Morphine won't work on you. Some people get really good relief ... with Morphine . You just may need a higher dosage. As long as your ... is not a Dr that gets too caught up on Mg's. Morphine can be more sedating than Oxycodone. If you are looking ... change meds, you may want to look into Kadian. This is Morphine that is released over a 24 hour period, however, it...
    ... concerned about mg counts you may not like switching to morphine , it's weaker than oxy for most people by about 50 ... you hadn't considered. My wife decreased her dose of morphine 40% by adding Nemanda. It's a med for alzheimers but...
    ... new anything about pain med. it was my belief that morphine was the strongest med. out there,until i became a ... pain patient myself.Heck,mg. for mg. I don't think morphine is much stronger than codiene. Have you considered...

  47. Husbands Meds ?????
    ... the whites of eyes ever. My wife was taking LA morphine and had a car accident, rather than increasing her ... morphine they switched her to methadone. She did get better ... discontinuing the meth and using the patch or using morphine . SO he really does have options. Another thing...
    ... the Methadone. The problem is--when I was on the MORPHINE I developed this craving for more, more, more--and...

  48. Celiac Plexus Block-Dave or anyone know anything about it?
    ... read about on this forum were not even available and morphine was only used long term to treat malignant pain. It...

  49. So Afraid I'm Sick.....
    ... Thre first and second day after surgery I was on a morphine pump, which makes perfect sense for a short period...

  50. First appt. with P/M Doc, what to expect?
    ... help with the pain so don't expect to go in and get Morphine or Oxycodone prescribed right off the bat or something...

  51. Another reason I think my Pain Dr. released me. Read, feedback please.
    ... of time each medication lasts. For example 10mg of Morphine is NO different than 10 mg of MSC, they both contain ... the exact same amounts of morphine just one is an instant dosage, the other is over time...

  52. MS Contin vs Avinza?
    ... The only real major difference is the release of the morphine itself. MSC releases itself twice, say 45 mins after...
    ... The only real major difference is the release of the morphine itself. MSC releases itself twice, say 45 mins after...

  53. Quickie Question - What is order of Pain Meds in strength?
    ... hydrocodone percocet (which are same family as hydro?) morphine (don't know generic name) oxycodone Now, there...
    ... nothing added (OxyIR) or time-released (OxyContin) Morphine is the name for Morphine. Other names are MSContin ... goes like this: Hydrocodone approximataly equal to Morphine Oxycodone is approximately 50% stronger than Morphine ... what mg's Most people right off the bat think that Morphine is the strongest drug. This is untrue. It is an ... stronger than PO (oral). If you look on the charts, Morphine orally is just about equal to Hydrocodone mg to mg ... . Oxycodone is 1.5 : 1 ratio with Morphine There are different families of opiates. The stongest...
    ... propoxyphene codeine,hydrocodone oxycodone meperidine morphine hydromorphone fentynal,methadone,heroin...

  54. Pain management and addiction
    ... that is prescribing her anything from percocet to morphine patches, and oxy would at least see his patient once...
    ... understand that lights up completely differently from, say, morphine . So if I had morphine in my system, THEY WOULD KNOW...
    ... have a good relationship and she has been giving me Morphine for the past 4.5 years. She reserves the right to ... period for the med: 3 months for Percocet and 1 for Morphine (Avinza). What's been worrying me though is I would...

  55. Is MScontin 40 ER a high dose?
    ... little confused because there isn't a single 40 mg morphine tablet available in the US. MSC comes in 15,30,60 ... compared to 10 mgs of hydro every 4, that dose of morphine isn't a hge increase. If your takin OxyContin, then ... talking about OxyContin? Oxy is about 50% stronger than morphine and the way it's released, half the dose is released ... a little and double check your bottle, long acting morphine isn't available in a 40mg strength in the US in any ... it's Kadian or Avinza, the 12-24 hour versions of morphine or plain generic MSC. OxyContin comes in 40 which...
    ... confusion. I also assume this drug is MScontin and not morphine . Is that correct? I'd rather use something lower...
    ... little confused because there isn't a single 40 mg morphine tablet available in the US. MSC comes in 15,30,60 ... compared to 10 mgs of hydro every 4, that dose of morphine isn't a hge increase. If your takin OxyContin, then ... talking about OxyContin? Oxy is about 50% stronger than morphine and the way it's released, half the dose is released ... a little and double check your bottle, long acting morphine isn't available in a 40mg strength in the US in any ... it's Kadian or Avinza, the 12-24 hour versions of morphine or plain generic MSC. OxyContin comes in 40 which...
    ... info. First, Oxycodone is about 50% stronger than Morphine and Hydrocodone. So 40 Mg twice daily (80mg) from ... and the answer is no. Ms Contin is time released Morphine . About 50 % weaker than Oxycodone. MSContin works ... like OxyContin it is just Morphine instead of Oxycodone. I don't want to scare you...
    ... opiate which means it's actually more stimulating than morphine or methadone, but with the boost in pain meds enjoy...

  56. Where to go from here????
    ... pain or using opiates and advanced techniques like morphine pumps and spinal cord stims. I have an implanted...

  57. Kadian sub 4 cheaper med
    ... a similar serum evel. The change from kadian to LA morphine actuallly went very smooth, but sortly after my wife...

  58. Please tell me your relief with levorphanol!
    ... oral solutions. They used 30mg per ml solution of morphine in my pump and can go even higher with more soluable...

  59. Oxycontin question.
    ... switching back to my previous med after 8 months on morphine , they started at half the old dose, They saw me every...

  60. Would Percocet be good breakthrough drug while using vicodin?
    ... taking long acting meds like Oxycontin, Duragesic, or Morphine . If your pain is not being well controlled, maybe...
    ... to do what I suggested (which was the MSContin or Morphine longacting) the first time. And, I reminded her thats...

  61. Dave-pump Question
    ... nodding out, etc. Without insurance, although LA morphine worked well it just wasn't an option to spend 800 ... really aren't looing for employees with implanted morphine pump. I would like o go back to school this fall but ... med change or adjustment. It took 6 month to titrat morphine only to switch to dialuaudid after I found a godworking ... 1 100ugh patch, some docs won't exceed 5mgs of IT morphine or won't exceed 2 mgs of intrathecal dilaudid. ...
    ... patients pump. Because Dilauid is stronger than morphine and fentanyl is stronger than both, the med makes ... refills even with the smaller resevoir. I started with morphine but even at 30mgs per ml I was only going 28 days ... between refills and recieving 12.5mgs of morphine per day. Obviously you would use less of a more concentrate ... between refills. As far as side effects, If oral morphine caused nausea, you would likely achieve relief before ... you were given enough morphine via the pump to cause nausea, so it would still be ... the difference in strength of oral Vs Intrathecal morphine , My last oral dose of morphine was 600 mgs a day, ... my last dose of IT morphine was 12.5 mgs a day. They switched me to dialaudid ... when they reached a concentration of 30 mgs per ml. Morphine just isn't as soluable as dilaudid and fentanyl. ... t have the risk of developing a glob of insoluable morphine at the tip of the cath in my spine. A granuloma can ... day is a hge increase. They started me at 2mgs of morphine per day and it took 6 months and 16 adjustmants to ... reach 12.5 mgs of morphine a day. Another big advantage is the ability to...

  62. Severe Pain-getting worse
    ... doing very well now. If Doc 1 will only go to 2 mgs of morphine a day and Doc 2 won't go above 5, Doc 3 won't go above...

  63. How much is Too much for Migraines
    ... that person. I know people that take 500 mg of Morphine daily just to get relief. To some people that may...
    ... headache, (but mine were not from Imitrex). He tried morphine and topamax for about a year but didn’t like the ... side effects and the morphine didn’t do anything but kill the pain and drain his...

  64. Vicodin vs Percocet Oxycontin Morphine
    ... would suggest OxyContin twice daily, but MSContin ( Morphine ), once daily. Since Oxycodone is stronger than Morphine...
    ... break through those attacks. As for oxycontin vs morphine release... the doctor just mentioned using something ... once a day (oxycontin) or once ( morphine ). Now that I realize there is probably vicodin that...
    ... out. I didnt' realize oxycontine was stronger than morphine . What are the names used for each. I'm afraid Im...
    ... as long acting drugs, you have OxyContin, MsContin ( Morphine ), Duragesic Patch (Fentanyl), Kadian (Morphine), Avinza ... ( Morphine ), Methadone, to name to most common ones. And actually...
    ... had suggested either the time-release oxycontin or morphine a couple weeks ago, she completely changed tracks...

  65. SUBUTEX (not suboxone) ?
    ... it did nothing for my pain. So I went back on the morphine , fentanyl, and then back on the oxy, which i detest...

  66. Tired but can't sleep
    ... hystamine and often prevent many people from sleeping. Morphine in particular breaks down into 2 metabolites, the...

  67. Patch Question...Just put 1st one on.
    ... Im just afraid theyll be up there with even GENERIC morphine sulfate like I was taking. ..I was getting 90 morphine...
    ... so it looks as though its less expensive than your morphine . So far so good with the patch, and I don't think...

  68. Calling all Topamax Users (topiramate)
    ... so much better, much better pain relief than oxy, morphine , vicodine, whatever, for my condition only which is...
    ... so much better, much better pain relief than oxy, morphine , vicodine, whatever, for my condition only which is...

  69. New Mri Hot Off The Press!
    ... doesn't mean you can't go any higher.If you get on the morphine again try and take it TID ms contin only last's about...

  70. Amarylis Hormones..
    ... antagonist will put someone who is on opioid agonists like Morphine into withdrawal. The goal of course is not to go into...

  71. Need some advice, please read. :)
    ... is no way a doc can look at you and say 90 mgs of morphine or 80 mgs of oxy or a 25 ugh patch will manage your ... med. For example, when I switched from meth to morphine , they started me at 200 mgs, it wasn't even close ... being miserable I said switch me back or increase the morphine , You reach a point where the number of mgs is just ... number, you become just as dependnet on 400 mgs of morphine as you do on 600. Side effects were not a prblem so ... When they put my pump in they started at 2mgs of morphine a day, It took 6 months and 16 adjustments to get ... adjustements, but aside from Duragesic you only have morphine products, OxyContin and methadone. It would be...

  72. Intrathecal Granuloma Or IM..
    ... pevent one they changed my meds last yar. I was on Morphine with a small amount of Baclofen. However at the rate ... just t o give me 4 weeks between refills. Apearently morphine and baclofen aren't quite as soluable as dilaudid ... about getting one. Are you getting good relief from morphine and don't want to switch? I'm supposed to switch back ... to morphine at my next fill in 2 months but the docs not really ... lady that has gone years at a high concentration of morphine and hasn't had a problem. I also know folks that have...
    ... March and Im scared witless, I come from the UK And Morphine pumps are rare here in any case (If I have ended...
    ... the UK. Because I'm planning n switching back to morphine , do you mind if I ask you some questions? Do you have ... quickly and makes it a little scarrier switching back to morphine at the concetration I was at. Have you talked to...
    ... with me back on oral medication.. I was origanaly on Morphine and clonidine, I must add here my pain annesthetist ... leathall to give me this equivalent dose again as the morphine as been going somewhere else and obviously the granuloma...
    ... to use 30 mgs per ml, I was recieving 12.4 mgs of morphine per day when they decided to switch me to dilaudid ... egt to 12.4 mgs a day which I was very content with. Morphine workd well and I had little side effects. But as a ... Very scary and I may have to reconsider going back to morphine or switch to something entirely different like one ... will find a level of relief you couldn't reach with morphine and be able to go a couple months between refills...
    ... for this to happen to women who have a pump or on morphine , My periods ect(Hope this does not embaress you, if ... appologise) Anyway this all went haywire when I was on morphine just prior to having my pump; then when the pump was...

  73. Which Opioid Pain Med did you find best?
    ... pain. Felt somewhat hyper. MSContin and Meslon: ( Morphine ) felt confused-difficulty thinking straight sometimes...
    ... ve been on Vicodin 10/325, Tylenol #3, Darvocet, IV morphine at the ER 2X, and am currently on fentanyl. I haven ... vicodin I aquired a prettyhigh tolerence to it. IV morphine at the ER 2X : Did ok with the pain but made me feel...
    ... The best I have found to date is Morphine combined with Gabapentin. I am 39 and have severe ... ... read, read, read,..... I found the Gabapentin/ morphine study that was done at Queens University in Kingston ... there are days when I vomit early in the a.m. from the Morphine , but the trade-off to me is worth it....
    ... in order...Darvocet, Tylenol #3 & #4, Hydrocodone, Morphine , Methadone, Oxycontin, and currently on Duragesic...

  74. Would love some advice
    ... like 10 mgs of oxycodone if not stronger, plain ld morphine sulfate comes in 15 mg and 30 mg pills. Post surgry...

  75. ANOTHER Methadose question
    ... directed' it works , I think, better than the 180 mg of morphine sulfate I was on...time will tell tho !...and on my...