Why do we self-medicate with medicines like morphine? And how can we move beyond this coping mechanism? Explore more here.
Morphine is named after Morpheus, the Greek god of dreams, and it’s one of the most powerful sedative opioids. Here, we review a basic graphic about how morphine affects the brain, and the main problems it can cause. Feel free to LIKE< SHARE<OR COMMENT and we will respond to you personally and promptly! How does […]
How does morphine interact in the brain? A VISUAL aid for understanding morphine effects in the brain here.
From this infographic you can learn what morphine does to men’s and woman’s general and reproductive health, and how it can influence infants and sucklings.
Morphine is a very powerful painkiller, but also notorious for its negative effects. In fact, morphine use can quickly result in physical problems and addiction. Read more on the effects of morphine and risk of addiction here.
With frequent use, the body develops tolerance to morphine…and is usually accompanied by addiction. What are some of the more serious effects of morphine on the body? We explore here.
Morphine doses over 200 mg are considered to be lethal to an average person. However, opiate sensitive people can react to doses of 60 mg. We review the signs of a morphine overdose and treatment protocols here.
Morphine is used for relief of pain, specifically severe or excruciating acute pain. But morphine can also be abused. More on the recreational and medical uses of morphine, as well as laws regulating the use of morphine, here.
What are the side effects of mixing morphine and alcohol? Can you overdose? And do you put your life in danger? We review here.
Morphine’s duration of action varies between 1.5 and 4.5 hours but can be longer when used in higher doses or for longer periods of time. More on morphine effects here.