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Morphine. Named after god of dreams 1 of the most eff.pain killer Category = narcotic Isolated from opium in 1803 Illegal in streets since1914. Addiction. During war 400,000 soldiers got add. Develops dependency the higher the dose Withdraw symptoms. Uses .

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Morphine

Morphine

  • Named after god of dreams

  • 1 of the most eff.pain killer

  • Category = narcotic

  • Isolated from opium in 1803

  • Illegal in streets since1914


Addiction

Addiction

  • During war 400,000 soldiers got add.

  • Develops dependency the higher the dose

  • Withdraw symptoms


Morphine

Uses

  • Most commonly used in chronic pain

  • Cancer and aids patients

  • As anesthetic(high dosage)‏

  • After surgery(recovery)


Where does it come from

Where does it come from

  • It was isolated from opium

  • In labs they make

  • Tablets

  • Injections

  • IV”s

  • From the opium poppy plant


One of the best

One of the best

  • Compared to other pain killers

  • For this reason is the most common chronic pain relief medication

  • Morphine has a purity of 4-21 percent.


What do people think

What do people think

  • Most agree that it should be used with caution

  • Other see more negatives that poss.(side effects)‏

  • What Do you think?


Side effects

Side effects

  • Respiratory depression

  • Nausea / vomiting

  • Dependence

  • Urinary retention

  • Hypertension

  • death


@ hospitals

@ Hospitals

  • Used for surgeries

  • Given to my grandfather during open heart surgery

  • Used to treat pain after surgery

  • Given to chronic pain patients


Morphine

Yes, Beautifully grown


Morphine

My purpose

  • To allow you to see the pros and cons so that you will make an informed choice

  • Not to make you for it or against it

  • To give you a reason to research it later if you need to use it.

  • To inform on a subject that you might come across later


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