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Knee & Hip Problems board

  1. Knee pain. having an arthroscopic procedure done
    ... for it, they gave me a 2 shots of a lower dosage of morphine . Also you'll have to keep it elevated and iced ALOT...

  2. Knee replacement surgery for active people
    ... have had it. It is so painful, that I take 30 mg. of morphine every 3 hours for pain along with 90 mg of Kadian ... (time released morphine ) daily. Even with that, I can only be on my feet...

  3. Listed for right THR on 13th - any advice in advance?
    ... soon fearing dislocation. I was on high levels of morphine for pain control because I am a Pain Management Patient...

  4. Just home from Hospital THR
    ... I had near death levels of blood pressure from the Morphine . I take morphine as a daily medication and they thought...
    ... I was going to die one night it was so bad. I take morphine , flexeril and baclofen. Nothing helped. Like you it...

  5. Who has had a TKR????
    ... rehab. After surgery, you will probably be put on morphine pump unless you're allergic to it. I got sick from ... the morphine , it made me quite naseau and they told me this was...
    ... throught at the tender age of 35! No, I'm not allergic to morphine . Is at home PT the norm after surgery? How often...

  6. Spasms after THR revision
    ... medication. I am on two different muscle relaxers and morphine and ibuprofen but yet the pain is quite severe. I...

  7. synovial chondromatosis
    ... codine and 2 paracetomol! I am sure i will be on the morphine this time thou! I know this sounds silly compared...
    ... codine and 2 paracetomol! I am sure i will be on the morphine this time thou! I know this sounds silly compared...

  8. Nerve Block Shots Following Knee Replacement
    ... the surgeries was really bad and I was on lots of morphine but now I take nothing. This knee bends to 115 degrees...

  9. 6 month after hip replacement question...
    ... for Tylenol but was told it damaged the kidneys, but morphine was okay. The pain mgmt doc got down right obnoxious...
    ... through alot. It's ridiculous that they would offer you morphine but not tylenol. I took only tylenol for pain when...
    ... too after the surgery between breaths refusing the morphine drip. From what he told my husband and family it...
    ... the first moment I woke after surgery I refused the morphine pump and all other pain meds. The anesthesiologist ... used morphine in my spinal so I spent the night with an emesis basin...
    ... clear that all pain relief up to self administered morphine was on offer, but I didn’t need that. Took panadiene...

Osteoporosis board

  1. Newbie - rather frustrated about treatment
    ... this is mad - if you take into account the amounts of morphine etc and Bonviva injects 4 times a year, surely cumulatively...
    ... conversation about it I was on pretty high levels of morphine due to a recent spinal compression fratuure, which...

  2. confused about high calcium
    ... up in the middle of the night and I'd have to take morphine and try to keep from screaming til it kicked in. Then...

  3. Hyperparathyroidism
    ... routinely wake me up at night and I'd need to take morphine and then again in the morning - yes that bad. It's...

  4. HGH and IGF-1 levels
    ... drug or make me stupid, what a relief as codiene and morphine were not good for me. My Endo has scripted HGH,...

  5. What is normal pain level for osteoporosis?
    ... THe pain is always there. They finally put her on morphine pills. She just had a bone scan done yesterday and...
    ... are the ones putting her on the vicoden & now the morphine , but she did just have the bone scan yesterday which...
    ... THe pain is always there. They finally put her on morphine pills. She just had a bone scan done yesterday and...

  6. Fosamax Side Effects
    ... gotten it back and go for days w/out food (luckily the Morphine I'm on for managing my pain makes me hungry :) )...

  7. A Look Into The Future .... ????
    ... pain. She lived to 84 but was in miserable pain, morphine every 4 hours, etc. I took care of her until the...

  8. Just diagnosed with osteoporsis at 30
    ... learn more then. I was pretty out of it (thanks to Morphine ) when he talked to me in the hospital so I'm hoping...

  9. Help.....MD appt. was kind of shocking....
    ... her last 2 1/2 years, she had almost constant pain, morphine every 4 hours. It scares me to death and is really...

  10. What to do....what to do.......
    ... sternum, it just snapped. She was medicated with morphine her last few years. We all have these dilemmas to...

  11. FOSAMAX sideeffect...
    ... sternum, multiple compression fractures, etc. She took morphine every 4 hours for pain. Yes, I am scared as I am...

  12. Cost of Forteo??
    ... She was in horrific pain most of the time, even with morphine . She is my driving force now. Sorry to also ramble...

  13. Very confused...question to all...
    ... 1/2 years ago and had SEVERE osteoporosis, was on morphine and I cared for her so I know what this can become...

  14. Forteo
    ... they were not all that great. My Mom ended up on Morphine , liquid so she could control the dosing. It is a...

Arachnoiditis board

  1. Morphine & Respiratory Depression
    ... narcotics are more depressive in nature. As far as morphine being worse than the others in terms of oxygen, I ... do not know. I do know that morphine can be more sedating in nature than some others. ...
    ... respiratory distress is. If your husband has been on morphine for 2-3 years it's unlikely that the morphine alone...

  2. Med Free And Suffering~ Need Help!!
    ... neurontin and the oxy. And even in the hospital, morphine just takes the edge off but doesn't help too much...

  3. My PM Prognosis......Not Good
    ... I am 45). My current PM regimen has me on LA morphine sulfate 30 mg 3x daily with IR morphine sulfate 15mg...
    ... What's preventing you from increasing your dose of LA morphine ? They make a 200 mg version of MScontin that works ... The only reason to change from such a small dose of morphine would be some kind of extreme or intolerable side ... reason your changing is because the doc believes more morphine won't work without even trying, It makes HIS prognosis ... isn't comfortable prescribing more than a 100 mgs of morphine a day? I may not be able to work full time on ... single vicodin. Is it your decision to give up on morphine because the side effects are overwelming and the drug ... problem is pain relief. The weakest version of LA morphine is 15 mg, your only on the next step up and a very ... didn't even begin to get relief from 200 mgs of LA morphine a day, 300 mgs was no better, but at 400 I finally ... doc you never tried anything greater than 30 mgs of morphine TID they might just be willing to give it another ... don't believe every PM doc is going to see 30 mgs of morphine TID as a point where meds must be changed, rotated...
    ... original post. My PM doctor just started me on the morphine ...starting at 30 mg 3 x a day. I see him again next...

  4. How Does Dilaudid Compare To Other Pain Meds
    ... hydromorphone. It is roughly 7 times stronger than morphine , milligram for milligram. So you are taking the equivalent ... of 28mg morphine every 8 hours. As far as potency goes, it ranks...
    ... tryed everything includinf avinzer 120mg(long lasting morphine ) and then fentenal patches 100mg with no help. i am...

  5. I learned something new today...
    ... whose pain is actually exacerbated by pain meds (IV morphine actually sensitises my receptors to pain so I'm not...
    ... reason I can't use (like i had left Fentanyl patch, Morphine - i brought it to his office and sign papers about...

  6. Anyone Have Experience with Opana?
    ... system. So, even though it's stronger than Oxy or morphine , at only 10% bioavailability, what you are getting ... list is the right idea. I highly recommend trying morphine , like MS Contin or Kadian. These are two forms of ... LA morphine . Please don't assume it won't work or you'll react...
    ... codeine, you go to hydrocodone (vicodin), then to morphine (MS Contin, Kadian, Avinza), then oxycodone (OxyContin ... time. Ultram falls somewhere between codeine and morphine , and it really depends on the person. After potency ... central nervous system is called bioavailability. With morphine only about 30-40% gets into the CNS. Oxycodone ranges...
    ... off such a high Opana dose..ie...Kadian and other Morphine derivitives. I have no knowledge of these drugs,...
    ... such a hard time. I have never taken Opana, because Morphine makes me sick as a dog. I have had very good results...

  7. Does anyone here suffer from adhesion pain?
    ... pain meds. For instance, if I am in the hospital morphine IV does absolutely nothing, they have to use Dilaudid...

  8. Does anyone have any experience with Prialt?
    ... months and 16 adjustments to find the right dose of morphine , and I'm realistic about how much relief I'm going...

  9. Hoping someone can help
    ... Broke,the Pulse Rate Was Still 158,so They Gave Me Morphine , I Was In Such Extreme Pain From The Fever,they Beleive...

  10. Narcotics and Hormone Levels
    ... labido killer which is just one effect of low T levels. Morphine was never a problem for me, not oral or IT, But when...
    ... insurance changed and I was able to switch back to morphine /r Kadian. I continued taking the same dose of androgel ... while on morphine for about 3 months before retesting and my level had ... skyrocketed just from the switch back to morphine . My leel shot up so high after switching to morphine ... ansdriogel. Then I had the pump put in,and started with morphine and felt better again, we retested and I was well ... dilaudid to prevent granulomas from the less soluable morphine and surprise surprise, Dialaudid had the same effect ... obviously that methadone had the most negative impact and morphine had virtually no impact where dilaudid had about half...
    ... methadone for a few years up to 80mg/day. Now I'm back on morphine , with MS Contin, and liquid oxycodone for BT pain...

  11. Duttin- update?!
    ... Norflex(high powered anti-spasmatic med),I beleive morphine and probably insulin. Definately stopped the tremors...

  12. Cauda Equina
    ... when they moved me, the pain was excrutiating, the morphine drip did nothing and I thought that I would die. Instead...

  13. Neurostimulation / Does it help?
    ... stim my second to last option , last would be the Morphine pump and I'll wait around 10 years before I decide...

Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia board

  1. Mom in Hospital
    ... her most of the night till they finally gave her a morphine injection and that helped calm her. I finally left...

  2. how long can someone go with out eating or drinking before they die
    ... the week before. We kept her mouth moist. She had morphine . Very sad but joyous when her suffering was over....

  3. I signed the DNR regarding my mom...
    ... situation ever comes up. In my Mom's case, she was given morphine for pain but nothing else. She died peacefully at...

  4. The end is near
    ... your love and support and that we have started the morphine and my sweet DH has slipped into a coma. He's finally...

  5. I'm new here and desperate
    ... gave her the Tramadol, which I didn't know was an morphine based medication. The Dr knows that morphine does...

  6. Mom Has End Stage Dementia
    ... swabs for her mouth and a washcloth for her face and morphine for pain control and that was it. It was the hardest...

  7. Mom is at peace now.
    ... hospice nurse reassured him that she would be given morphine if any pain developed. He left at around 4PM and got...

  8. oh dear, its christmas.
    ... is still bedridden, hardly speaking,catherized, on morphine . Martha, sorry to hear of your christmas troubles...

  9. Mom's battle is finished..
    ... went straght to Mom. She was on oxygen and licquid morphine , but that's it. Comfort care only I didn't want anything...

  10. end stage dementia
    ... instructions were to ask doctor to increase pain relief to morphine and no hospitalisation. can anybody speculate on...
    ... mum has a cathetar, is barely speaking and now on morphine , and bed ridden not sure how her swallowing reflex...

  11. Swollen hands??
    ... pain control/relief to start with. If that means a morphine patch (Durogesic transdermal patch) which won't whack...

  12. Problems With Mom After Knee Replacement Surgery
    ... until the 4 days before he died. Then it was good old morphine , and no pain!!! You need to have someone stay with...

  13. Need Help With Understand Final Stages Of Life
    ... will do him no good and is a choking hazard. The morphine is for pain. You do not want your love one in pain ... need the medication until it has gone on too long. Morphine is not necessarily associated with death. It is associated...
    ... morning, and they put him on 24 hr. critical care and morphine by 8 pm that night. I wanted him to never be in pain ... . They gave him morphine whenever they saw the slightest little sign (those ... to give an alzheimers patient/loved one, too much morphine ?! They are going to die... In my opinion, you...

  14. Mom now in pain
    ... Saturday before. As soon as they came, they gave him morphine for his pain. He was never in pain again. It was...
    ... in the NH. But thus far she has not received any morphine . She is scheduled for a doctor's exam today, and...
    ... that way. I hope by now she is on pain medication ( morphine or something similar) as it does make them rest more...
    ... Please, if the hospice nurses have not given your mom morphine , please make them do it!!! She should not ever (even ... grimace, and I stayed with the hospice nurses, until the morphine came... If your mom can be given it or is being ... given enuf morphine , she will feel no pain, and she will not mind being...

  15. Went home to the Lord
    ... itboticics but it did not help him and then they put him on morphine and we watched him take his last breath 12 days after...

  16. Nearing the end....
    ... last, whether hours, or days. My MIL was started on morphine to help with pain and never became conscious again ... been eating/drinking up to the day they started the morphine . My father suffered complications, a UTI which went ... live about 3 weeks without food. He was started on morphine after the three weeks as he had fluid in his airways ... but was more conscious than my MIL was while on the morphine (though he could not talk), he died about five days ... after the start of the morphine as well, but as I said had not eaten in over three ... weeks by this time. It seems that if they start morphine when end of life is already near, that it will be...
    ... favourite darling pass away, in the end he was on a morphine pump, but it was enough to make him pain free, as...

  17. How do I deal with the last stage of Alzheimers.
    ... when they could not help him they put him on drip morphine to take him out of his pain he lasted 12 days in the...

  18. Dr. Called Family Meeting to make decisions
    ... and throat to ease his breathing. At the same time morphine was started as he seemed to be very uncomfortable...

  19. Dad has AD and now aspiration...what to expect?
    ... will be on palliative care, which means he can have morphine (although that's not terribly good for COPD patients...

  20. Me again.....seems like I'm always saying that....
    ... hospice people about her pain meds. Some pain meds like morphine decrease the body's need for oxygen. At this point...
    ... breathing wouldn't level out. So they did start the morphine last night and around the clock. I feel so sad about...

  21. Grandmother not doing well....
    ... very agitated and the hospice started administering morphine , she never became conscious again after that. I had...

  22. My Daddy has AD (5+ years) now aspiration (unable to swallow)
    ... the food the pain levels increase which equals more morphine , which just prolongs everything …. "When the...
    ... the food the pain levels increase which equals more morphine , which just prolongs everything …. "When the body...

  23. Feeding tube? Pain?
    ... special point of telling me they had given her a dose of morphine (which I know under the circumstances is likely to...
    ... hospice doctors have more flexibility in prescribing morphine and other drugs for comfort than other doctors, who...

  24. end stage
    ... medications and, if required, only given palliative morphine . They are offered fluids, given mouth swabs, offered ... the background, dim lights, as I said, palliative morphine (dr. defines the dose but we had a tiny gentleman...

  25. new and need advice please
    ... be made as comfortable as possible with palliative morphine as required (if he appears in pain or uncomfortable...

  26. How much longer
    ... in the coming days? Her comfort is foremost to us & morphine is on order is she needs it. There will be such a...

  27. No going to get dad
    ... the other at 44), he did get pretty loopy with the morphine drip (he was asking for his PURSE!) :D I worked...

  28. Confusion after surgery
    ... grandma's leg is progressing normally. She's been on morphine but I think they switched her to vicadan (sorry, don...
    ... My son in law was in his 20s when he had to be on morphine after a burst appendix - he saw things crawling up ... the walls ... that was the morphine . Good luck with it! Love, Martha...

  29. Ducking in to say Hello
    ... in palliative care at the moment and on palliative morphine . Looks like we might have a trip back to our old town...

  30. Dementia?
    ... more inflammatin and diverticulitis. B-i-l is on morphine , which brings back the dementia in an angry way, but ... company all day). Being without the Aricept and on morphine - bad combination. Well we will have about two weeks...
    ... suffer any pain. She should have had a self service morphine pump giving her as much as she needed to be comfortable...

  31. Remarkable improvement ... and dilemma
    ... last weeks' semi paralysis was really all due to the morphine ..and Mom's physical body will come back to normal...

  32. The end is near
    ... They have removed her IV and will be giving her morphine to keep her comfortable -- that is all. I am guessing...

  33. Monday Was the Worst Day of My Life
    ... We were in the ER for 5 hours; he was finally given morphine for the pain caused by the catheter. We then moved...

  34. Conference Details: Gaining Control of Pain
    ... that block any messages in much the same manner as morphine . In fact endorphins attach themselves to the same ... brain receptors as morphine . Not only do endorphin’s block out the pain messages...

  35. Deterioration
    ... replacement was done under general anesthesia and morphine given intraveniously afterwards. This one was done...

  36. Today's exciting Chapter ......
    ... stayed with him (making sure ambo's DIDN'T give him morphine .. !!! ACK !!!!) I KNOW I have done my best. I...

  37. Sympathetic Doctor ...
    ... neck, on mega doses of muscle relaxants and even a morphine derivative at one stage and the blood pressure is...

  38. My MIL - updates
    ... it's not touching the sides .. am taking an endone ( morphine ) tonight and knock myself silly because I won't have...
    ... stop by My neck has been awful. They've had me on morphine , valium, iboprufen which didn't even touch the sides...
    ... stove up". It must be awful to not be relieved by morphine and the rest of the stuff. Have you thought of taking...

  39. Help! Father is in seriously bad shape!
    ... comfortable as possible. They gave her oxygen and a morphine patch. The feeding tube was removed. We could tell...