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Brebeuf coach Karl Knerr said the sprinter was already on a morphine drip in preparation for surgery.
For patients prescribed 80 morphine equivalent doses per day, physicians will have obtain a pain management agreement and consider prescribing naloxone, which is used to reverse overdoses.
Due to his condition of sickle cell anemia, an illness which causes chronic pain and fatigue, Reyes takes opioid medications such as methadone and morphine.
Of those, 20 million people were prescribed high-dose opioids, or greater than 50 MME (morphine milligram equivalent).
Sputum, blood, and saliva mixed, brought up from the lungs like sea foam, spotting my father’s beard, his chest, the morphine pump with frothy patches the color of lettuce.
Powerful opioid medications like morphine may be used for a limited period of time to ease severe pain, especially in people with postherpetic neuralgia.
Gave ketamine or morphine injections to course participants to demonstrate penile nerve blocks.
John Bolduc announced Thursday the massive amount of suspected opioids tested positive for fentanyl, a synthetic opioid that is 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine and 30 to 50 times more potent than heroin.
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: a powerful drug made from opium that is used to reduce pain
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