5 patient evaluations for Morphine with a side effects rating of Severe

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Oct 23, 2015 (Started Aug 07, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for chronic pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (alternating constipation and diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 40 mg Twice daily
Advice & Tips: don't make sudden changes either up or down, do it slowly. was taking up to 460 mg a day plus several 80mg short acting does. I sleep a lot, though don't know if that's the cancer or the morphine. I certainly don't feel any euphoria or any high.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 7, 2010 (Started Oct 05, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I hallucinated for both days I took it, was phycotic it ended up in the hospital.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Jan 19, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (constipation)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: People with MS already have bowel issues and narcotics simply make this issue even Larger !!!!
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: constipation

  • 0 helpful marks

May 1, 2009 (Started Feb 16, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (dizziness, constipation, insomnia, difficulty falling asleep)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: constipation, difficulty falling asleep, insomnia, dizziness

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 29, 2008 (Started Oct 29, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Severe (intoxication)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: intoxication

  • 0 helpful marks
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