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  1. question
    ... I have been changed from a pure natural narcotic ( morphine ) to a pure synthetic narcotic (fentanyl). What...

  2. How long before addicted to Oxy?
    ... The thing about Oxy is it is no more additive than morphine or any other Cll medication out there. Maybe even...
    ... percodan for a tooth extraction) but I have done morphine for years and am now on fentanyl (a drug 100 times ... more potent than morphine ). I will always be taking opiates, but not by choice...

  3. Break-thru pain
    ... want to explore a lower dosing of a continuous dose morphine (MS Contin) in place of the incredibly high doses...
    ... conversion is 1:1.5 meaning 1 mg of oxy is equal to 1.5 of morphine , or 10 mg of oxy is = to 15 mg of morphine. I believe ... mg daily of oxycontin should be changed to 480 of morphine to start with. This may be adequate even though the ... not 1:1 because you may not be so tolerant to the morphine yet as you were to the oxy because morphine works...

  4. Linda
    ... too hear of the side effects a bit simular to this Morphine in my pump Tiredness sometimes neaseaus, But it wll...
    ... It was real bad for awhile and I'm wondering if the morphine was making it worse. Seems I read somewhere that...

  5. Help with pain???? Transverse myelitis dilemma in detail
    ... everyday i was in the hospital, so bad i had to have morphine each day i was there. (which was terribly hard to...

  6. Methadone Users: Advice Please?
    ... the dr. tried me on the patch which didn't work, the morphine pump which I had complications, Avinza which didn...
    ... the dr. tried me on the patch which didn't work, the morphine pump which I had complications, Avinza which didn...
    ... the dr. tried me on the patch which didn't work, the morphine pump which I had complications, Avinza which didn...
    ... vicodin, lortab, etc.) oxycontin, avinza (time-released morphine ), duragesic patch (fentanyl) and the morphine pain...

  7. Topamax /Neorontin and weight.
    ... I also take 30mg of Avinza every night, which is a morphine sulphate, but am still in pain. Go figure. Sincerely...

  8. Should I or Shouldn't I (please respond)
    ... to try other medications. You may respond better to morphine or to methadone or to OxyC. IF you find even with...
    ... that , yes fentanyl is 100 times more potent than morphine , but it is given in 100 times smaller dosages. Perhaps...

  9. Inthezone.........Pump....
    ... much at first but it soon came to life!, I was given Morphine shots in my legs every 3 hours the whole time i was...

  10. Does anyone have RSD?
    ... else has that crappy $#*@(!^ disease. My mom has a morphine pump, nerve stimulator and on several meds. She hates...

  11. Pain Clinics??
    ... already. I told him I didn't know. He started me on morphine and I have been working with him every since. I think...
    ... already. I told him I didn't know. He started me on morphine and I have been working with him every since. I think...

  12. too many meds?
    ... both bind with certain pain receptors that oxycodone, morphine , and hydromorphone don't. So a person that is receiving ... concerned about someone who is doing both oxycodone, and morphine for there base pain, since they both do the same thing...

  13. Info to Shoreline
    ... t stock Kadian. I assumed they were giving me more morphine like that had during the heart attack and cath procedure ... antagonist effect wears off, regardless of how much more morphine they gave me. They eventually knocked me out with...

  14. Update Doc changing Methadone to Oxycontin
    ... higher doses with less tylenol, MSIR Instant release morphine comes in 15 and 30 and is generally considered equivelent ... weight has more to do with your level of activity. Morphine does have strange effects on the metabolism but used...

  15. First Refill..
    ... they were in it took about 15 mins to take out old Morphine and then but in the new Morphine, Doc increased it...
    ... pain level down to a tolerable amount? What dose of morphine are you at now? Take care my sweet and know I think...
    ... well for me. Anything that was strong enough like morphine just put me to sleep and I couldn't function at work ... dr. ever removed it was when he changed my med from morphine to Fentanyl. Although it was a 5 min. procedure,...
    ... all? Pixie, when they pulled out my old drop of morphine they done that first then put the new stuff in ,I...
    ... the side-effects-one of them being depression (from morphine ). That is the biggest and best difference I have noticed...

  16. how far can you go?
    ... with drug use. My doctor asked me to consider the morphine pump, and after a year, I consented. Why did I wait...

  17. shoreline
    ... would help to know if you had a negative reaction to morphine , or oxy or methadone? Unfortunately I do think age ... patch and do great on a low dose or moderate dose of morphine . The better time release systems are available in ... the morphine products. Do you have problems swallowing pills? ... take care of the worst of it though, but switching to morphine or oxy products means going through a little differential ... January and I plan on switching from meth back to a LA morphine product. Preferably Kadian but I might give Avinza ... meds on the market. I've taken Kadian and generic Morphine LA and oxy and Duragesic. Got to try them all over...
    ... over wadling gait and have never had any reaction to morphine but i remeber you said, that the patch was much stonger ... than morphine i can swallow pills and always just preverd percosets...
    ... over wadling gait and have never had any reaction to morphine but i remeber you said, that the patch was much stonger ... than morphine i can swallow pills and always just preverd percosets...
    ... that why not try another med. kadina is a 24 hour Morphine capsule that seems to work best and gives you a smoother ... Having tried them all except Avinza, the newest 24 hour morphine capsule I just know I have a clearer head on morphine ... to try a new med. Meth is great for neuro pain, and morphine works well and leaves me very clear headed. I prefer ... Avinza yet. Avinza ia suposed to be a true once a day morphine capsule with time released pellets very similar to ... trial and error. What works best for you. Perhaps morphine as a base med and using an oxy product for BT pain...
    ... that why not try another med. kadina is a 24 hour Morphine capsule that seems to work best and gives you a smoother ... Having tried them all except Avinza, the newest 24 hour morphine capsule I just know I have a clearer head on morphine...

  18. duragesic patch
    ... AND FENTANYL(THE PATCH) IS 200 TIMES STRONGER THAN MORPHINE I AM ON IT AND WOULD BE VERY HARD FOR ME TO RECOMEND...
    ... The 100mcg/h patch took the place of the 200mg of morphine I was taking before and I also get 1200mcg Actiq ...

  19. Oxycontin vs. Avinza
    ... answered it immediately. Avinza is a time release morphine sulphate. It is common practice for doctors to switch ... you might get better relief from the new medicine( morphine ) than the oxycodone that you have been taking for...
    ... OxyC. Don't think that because your stepping to a morphine prep , which has a much smoother release system and ... It actually sounds like the smart thing to do. Morphine is just the opiate they use to compare all other meds ... strength. Dilaudid is about 8 times more potent than morphine and methadone is 4-10 times more potent. So don't ... up to a big gun when Oxy is already stronger than morphine mg to mg. The transition from Oxy to morphine can ... same opiate receptor so if the conversion from Oxy to morphine is in the ballpark you won't experience any withdrawal ... . Now if the doc reduces your morphine drastically from 240 mgs per day stay in constant ... until you find the right dose. The ratio from Oxy to morphine really isn't tricky, but even if he wants to try to ... during the titration phase of switching new meds. Morphine can be adjusted every 3-5 days and you may find it ... end up somewhere around 360 with Avinza or any LA morphine product. But many docs will start you on the low side ... to go through withdrawal from switching from oxy to morphine , Any of the morphine products would be more forgiving ... in the "what happened" stage. But switching to morphine from Oxy should be easy if your doc knows his meds ... bet you would like the freedom the dosing of the new morphine products allows you. Good luck and welcome and...
    ... release all day and is more comfortable for you. MOrphine is a scary word when you forst hear it. Don't let...

  20. shoreline OR WHO EVER WANT`S TO GIVE OPINION
    ... individuals dependent on opioid agonists such as heroin, morphine , or methadone. Sublingually, SUBOXONE may cause opioid...

  21. Oxycontin tolerance and wd's
    ... 4 fentanyl 100mcg patches, taking tylox and liquid morphine sulfate for BT. I started taking only 2- 20's a day...
    ... care soon. Have you thought about the Intrathecal morphine pump. The conversion from oral to Intrathecal is 300...
    ... care soon. Have you thought about the Intrathecal morphine pump. The conversion from oral to Intrathecal is 300...

  22. For Shoreline - about that drug Dex....
    ... done where they gave people equal amounts of DEX and morphine and comparedit with people taking morphine alone. ... Methadone I already take. It seems the 1:1 conversion with morphine has fantastic results. Dexalone is OTC but pretty ... demonstrated that MorphiDex (MSDM), a 1:1 ratio of morphine sulfate (MS) to dextromethorphan hydrobromide (DM ... crossover study, the MSDM group required half as much morphine as the MS group to achieve satisfactory pain control ... satisfactory pain relief but at a significantly lower morphine daily dose....
    ... clinical advantages. MorphiDex will likely be the next LA morphine product on the market Definitely talk to your doc...

  23. Long term back pain - HELP!
    ... you take the drug. This is true for any of them, morphine , oxy, methadone, etc. If the nausea doesn't go away...

  24. Duragesic withdrawal
    ... you a couple of other pain meds (I use oxycodone & morphine sulfate myself) along with 'weaning' off the patches ... switch over to the regulated doses of the oxycodone & morphine from there. I fully realize that you're basically...

  25. bursitis
    ... about this other than it is a time release type of morphine ?? I am also open to other suggestions of pain management...

  26. Has anyone tried Morphine extended release tablets?
    ... same meds. Fentanyl patches ( 80 times stronger than morphine ) are very strong and effective for long term management ... ruptured and the increasing pain from my fusion. For me morphine is the cadillac of pain meds. I also take loratab...
    ... imo] I believe mg for mg oxycodone is stronger than morphine . Morphine doesn't do a thing for me but upset my stomache ... .Plus,i think morphine is so over-rated.I think the key here is what works...
    ... I went to see a Pain Management Doc and he dx the Morphine , cymbalta for nerve pain and told me to take 1/2 norco ... doesn't cause this sickenss....another thing, the morphine seems to keep me awake! I would have never dreamed...
    ... Morphine has the highest incidence of side effects of any of...
    ... [QUOTE=OM28;2779863] Morphine has the highest incidence of side effects of any of...

  27. So Sorry, but one more question.... (about Dilauded now)
    ... those D's, Dilaudid is about 8 times more potent than morphine . I'm taking the 4mg tabs now myself. I used to take ... breathing. A 10mg perc would be equal to 15mgs of morphine a 4 mg dilaudid is considered to be the same as 30mgs ... of morphine , so in theory each pill is twice as strong as each ... monitoring your breathing. That's almost 200mgs of morphine in 6 hours where before you were taking 15-30 mgs...

  28. Pain Management
    ... effects from orals were not too bad from long acting morphine like Kadian or the gerneric versins of LA morphine ... but again the cost for the dose of morphine I needed ranged from 800 a month to 1400 and I could ... s supposed to thousands of times more potent than morphine without the dependency factor becaus it's not an opiate ... the ends of catheter tip with high concentrations of morphine so I get to start all over on wednsday when they switch ... refill but there was an ordering error so I'm still on morphine for those that new I was facing a med change. ... They can use my morphine dose as a guide but I expect it to be safe and low ... it's much more potent. I was taking 600 mgs of oral morphine and right now I get 12.3 mgs of "IT" Intrathecal morphine ... simple injection into the pump resevoir. They can use Morphine , Dilauadid, several of the fentanyls and of corse...

Rare Disorders board

  1. leg pain - chronic compartment syndrome
    ... seem to have no side effects. Is a better fix then morphine addiction. I was to a rheumotologist yesterday...
    ... debilitating, painful condition. My Dr. had me on morphine for awhile to cope but now we are trying a pain blocker ... as I go but it seems to be helping instead of the morphine ....
    ... debilitating, painful condition. My Dr. had me on morphine for awhile to cope but now we are trying a pain blocker ... as I go but it seems to be helping instead of the morphine ....
    ... etc on this drug but if I feel any pain i revert to morphine to help me sleep. That's about it. Have you...

  2. Help with pain??? Transverse myelitis MS dilemma in detail
    ... everyday i was in the hospital, so bad i had to have morphine each day i was there. (which was terribly hard to...

Skin Problems board

  1. Two questions: Perioral dermatitis and ganglion cyst in hand
    ... having your G-cyst removed? I have bad reactions to Morphine and am immune to Demeral. Please let me know since...

  2. Sweaty pits
    ... foods -Medications (IE: tylenol, antipsychotics, morphine , caffeine, alcohol, thyroid hormone. -Withdrawal...

Sleep Disorders board

  1. Was in the hospital for a month.. now trouble sleeping!?
    ... you know is suppose to be much more powerful than morphine . They tried morphine but for whatever reason it had...

  2. Ambien and Opiates
    ... in the hospital and they administered both opiates ( morphine ) and the sleeping pill(ambien). When I returned home...

  3. I just want to sleep
    ... taking Lexapro right now. For pain, I have been from morphine to just plain aspirin. Right now--aspirin with some...

  4. Will I ever be normal?
    ... problems, bad back, neck, etc. I have an implanted morphine pump plus I take other meds. My Doc just prescribed...

  5. ambien's great, but im off it
    ... it is not in the same class as the heavy drugs like morphine etc but it is still addictive. I found this out when...

  6. UPPP for sleep apnea--Q about pain
    ... night in the hosptial as well. Did they give him the morphine pump??...

  7. Sleep Apnea
    ... because I had a heart attack and they gave me plenty of morphine for the pain. My apnea is just starting to be treated...

  8. HUSBAND HAD UPPP SURGERY
    ... surgery as to how bad he looked and they were giving him morphine for the pain. ...
    ... lot. The hospital never found out either.... The morphine probably made things worse. You husband doesn't need...

  9. anyone take ativan for sleep?
    ... know how it is to quit something cold turkey,, I shot morphine for quite some time and got off of it with my family...

Smoking Cessation board

  1. smokers as patients in hospital
    ... I didn't want to or need to smoke because I was on morphine . I made a decision to try to keep quit when I got...

  2. 23 and a half hours!
    ... palpatations since I was in the hospital with a IV line of morphine going into me for a week. :) Now that I think of...

  3. What started your smoking habit?
    ... into their house she was always on her bed with a morphine lollipop and a cigarette in her mouth. Kind of white...

  4. beside chantix what other methods did anyone use
    ... hospital... my first week was kind of easy since I was on morphine . :) When I got home I decided to see how long I could...

  5. Quit Day
    ... understanding.... and then they put another shot of morphine in my IV. :p That quieted me down, lol. It will...

  6. Another Chantix 'lab-rat' checking in....
    ... quitting.delighted, I was "lucky" enough to be on morphine for the first week of my quitting smoking :) so that...

  7. trying to quit
    ... I watched him BEG for air for 5 hours before the morphine kicked in. 2) as stated earlier, my sister was...

  8. Anyone addicted to nicotine gum? (Worried)!!
    ... Today I just finished withdrawals off a nasty morphine habit and I've never felt better. I promise you I...
    ... As Well. Hey, Congtratulations On The Breaking The Morphine Addiction. Good For You! And Good Practice For What...

  9. not smoking really does suck!!!
    ... much an addict as someone hooked on crack, cocaine, morphine or heroin. The folks that say they don't want to quit...

  10. Please quit for the me's out there
    ... nothing I could do for her other then give her liquid morphine by the dropper full in hopes that it would take effect...

  11. What One Thing Helped The Most?
    ... of my lung ).Spent 10 days in ICU,whacked out on a morphine IV drip.I don't remember 95% of my stay.I Do remember...

  12. Let's go on Survivor to quit, it would be easier!!LOL!
    ... put in my spine to hold it together so have been on morphine a lone time .See just too much to write or remember...

Chronic Pain board

  1. can u help in chronic pain feeling depressed
    ... in chronic pain, taking much medication including morphine durogesic dtrans patches, fentanel lozenges, morphine...
    ... chest raising up and down). Cant move without oral morphine , but now I am finding it unbearable to hold the bottle...

  2. surgeons appointment thursday
    ... As for my Update.... I am still in pain... taking morphine and darv. for BT pain. Also neurontin. On Wed. I...

  3. Just saying Hi!
    ... wack him strait into a private room give him all the morphine he needs and with in a week he has had keyhole surgery...

  4. What is the diff between Oxycontin and Oxycodone?
    ... in the highest class of opiod pain meds, similar to morphine and fentanyl. It is a long acting pain med that would...
    ... medication, such as oxycontin, fentanyl patch, or a form of morphine ? That might be a better way to go, and also show...

  5. PM followup today, Just in time
    ... to learn about the Avinza, I believe its a form of morphine . My back in areas was sore when he touched around...
    ... Avinza is the longer acting form of MS Contin or Morphine . While MSC is long acting Avinza is supposed to last...

  6. Myofascial Pain
    ... pain has been so severe at times that I was given morphine at one point. One doctor tried to say it was FMS...

  7. Newbie with a question
    ... isn't on the actiq. His current pain meds include morphine , hydromorphone, Nueronton(don't know how to spell...

  8. OH-NO!!!!! What do I do???
    ... I was prescribed the percocet and told to use the morphine I had at home that was prescribed by my PM. I did ... that was it in the 30 days. He did prescribe enough morphine for the 30 days and I did my part and made my appt ... picked up the refill prescription for percocet and Morphine because at the time the refills were first needed...
    ... eachother becuase my PM trusts me with a script of Morphine silfate for a quantity for one month. Now I know ... thinks...I know he does not like to prescribe the Morphine I take and only did so becasue I raised a stink about...
    ... after that they prescribed me the months worth of morphine and then somepercocet was prescribed by the PA (the ... only script they prescribed 30 days worth of was the Morphine Sulfate which is the one they made the stupid stink...
    ... a dry piece of toast and took my regular scheduled Morphine . It is a good thing I do not see the surgeon...

  9. I have a question - very confused...
    ... nearly always followed. Some people are on 1,000mg of morphine 3 times per day and that makes them comfortable. ... limit on all of them. Just because I'm so tolerant of morphine doesn't mean I'm equally tolerant to oxycodone, or ... over and over again. At some point, I can return to morphine from another opioid and start the cycle all over again...

  10. want to go back to PM ~ Pains up and down from surgery More activity than in a long t
    ... been a little glitch in the way the surgeon wrote the Morphine script. The Pharm called yesterday and said they...

  11. Chrissy had surgery
    ... meds from then on. My Surgeon said I could take the morphine as prescribed with the other meds he prescibed. He...
    ... medications. The Surgeon agreed that I could take my Morphine Sulfate at home. So I am glad that I have about a ... wd's for a short while until I got home an took the morphine sulfate. Who knows. Anyway I have these really...
    ... are now going to the way it was before surgery. Morphine sulphate 3 x a day 30 mg's and we will try to keep...

  12. Surgery is tomorrow! I hope all the finances are in order! very nervous!
    ... me going into a withdral?? I am currently taking Morphine Sulfate 30mg's 3 times a day and percocet 10/325 ... to oral meds. I do have emergency stock of the morphine sulfate. Enough to last until I could get an appointment ... the surgery center instructed me to only take the Morphine sulfate with one sip of water at 7 am. I normally ... would take the Morphine sulfate around 4:30 am when I get up and then take...
    ... When the time comes I will reiterate that I am taking Morphine sulfate ans percocet won.t do it. Remember I do have ... some emergency morphine sulfate so the PM can tell me how or if he wants me...

  13. Some Prayers For My S-I-L, Please??
    ... never had any type of pain relief from any of the morphine groups (morphine, hydromorphone, or oxymorphone) whether...
    ... also....What if someone has a allergic reaction to LA morphine ? They'd have to switch them. I'd try to get back...
    ... the world could he know whether she was allergic to Morphine sulfate? He didn't even tell her it was Morphine! ... companies got it right!" She only found out it was Morphine when I told her on the phone later. I am really...

  14. Need a pain doctor
    ... primary care physician wrote me a prescription for more morphine sulfate IR ("instant release") and sent me on my way ... continued. My PCP wrote a prescription for even more morphine sulfate IR. Now, I was worried. This was not what ... pain became a problem, another tablet of MS Contin (" morphine sulfate continuous action") was prescribed. I wasn ... saw initially raised my dosage of both MS Contin and morphine sulfate IR . I don't remember much about the month ... pain. Pain bad enough to be forced to take one of the morphine sulfate IR tablets. At my next appointment, the ... reduced my dosage of MS Contin and discontinued the morphine sulfate IR. A 75% reduction in pain meds without...
    ... .Can you call your PCP who initially gave you the morphine instant release before going to UPMC? I would try...

  15. Constant back, buttock and leg pain (both legs)
    ... For several years I have been taking a time released Morphine which has contolled my pain very well. BUT my goal ... always been to find and treat the cause and get off the Morphine . I recently lowered the dose by 25% and has 6 very...

  16. Stress and Pain from Surgery "Money" mess...sorry for going MIA
    ... not until 2pm??? She said I could only take the Morphine sulfate at 7 am and then nothing else. I am concerned...
    ... because I was really anxious. Maybe they can give you morphine or something for pain while you are waiting. That...

  17. New here
    ... family drugs. I have had very bad experiances with Morphine , Fentynal, MScontin, Percocet and now Opana ER. The...

  18. Update on change over of pain medication's:Pepper, you're in here too!
    ... oral oxycodone is generally 2x stronger than oral morphine . If anything, you are now taking a higher daily dose...

  19. How much pain is too much?
    ... good Dr who will work on it for you. My PM put me on Morphine while ago - did nothing for me. Than other meds and...
    ... tramadol would probably be an extended release form of morphine . The generic is MS Contin, and there are several to ... choose from as brand versions of LA [long acting] morphine - Avinza and Kadian. Some doctors like Kadian because...

  20. Butranz patches or Oxycontin.
    ... currently taking the Oxy or any other pure agonist drug ( morphine , fentanyl, hydromorphone, hydrocodone, oxymorphone...

  21. New Here - Introduction
    ... current meds. It's more common to go w/ oxycodone or morphine before jumping up to the "big guns." You might check ... would say start on a low dose of long acting meds [ morphine or oxycodone usually] and use your current meds for...

  22. Todays PM Appt - 8/20
    ... med you've taken before? I've tried the patche's, morphine , oxycontin, just lorcet and then moved onto the Oxy...
    ... made the generic ER.]. IMHO, much much better than morphine but I know everyone is different.] When I think about...