Morphine Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Morphine.

  • 7 Encyclopedia Articles

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Encyclopedia Articles (7)

1,191 words, approx. 4 pages
Morphine Morphine is a major component of OPIUM, a product of the poppy plant (PAPAVER SOMNIFERUM or P. album). Named after Morpheus, the Greek god of sleep, morphine is a potent ANALGESIC (painkiller... Read more
491 words, approx. 2 pages
Morphine Morphine is a major component of opium, a product of the poppy plant. Named after Morpheus, the Greek god of sleep, morphine is a powerful analgesic (painkiller). Doctors frequently prescribe... Read more
4,406 words, approx. 15 pages
Morphine OFFICIAL NAMES: Morphine sulfate or morphine hydrochloride (solutions for injection), Duramorph (for spinal use), MS Contin and Oramorph SR (long-acting, controlled release oral form), Kadian... Read more
520 words, approx. 2 pages
Morphine Morphine is the most effective naturally occurring compound used for the relief of pain in medicine and surgery. It also induces sleep and produces euphoria. The active ingredient in opium, f... Read more
529 words, approx. 2 pages
Morphine Morphine is the most effective naturally occurring compound used for the relief of pain in medicine and surgery. It also induces sleep and produces euphoria. The active ingredient in opium, f... Read more
529 words, approx. 2 pages
Morphine Morphine is the most effective naturally occurring compound used for the relief of pain in medicine and surgery. It also induces sleep and produces euphoria. The active ingredient in opium, f... Read more
4,849 words, approx. 17 pages
Morphine What Kind of Drug Is It? Morphine is a natural product of the opium poppy plant. Of the many mind-altering compounds in the opium poppy, morphine is the strongest. The drug has many important... Read more
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