Codeine v. morphine
- Pharmacogenomics of Codeine, Morphine, and Morphine-6-Glucuronide. Eissing, Thomas; Lippert, Jörg; Willmann, Stefan // Molecular Diagnosis & Therapy;2012, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p43
Background and Objective: The analgesic effect of codeine depends on the formation of the opioid metabolites morphine and morphine-6-glucuronide. Different factors have been shown or suspected to affect the safety and efficacy of codeine treatment. The objective of the current study is to assess...
- Codeine, Ultrarapid-Metabolism Genotype, and Postoperative Death. Ciszkowski, Catherine; Madadi, Parvaz; Phillips, Michael S.; Lauwers, Albert E.; Koren, Gideon // New England Journal of Medicine;8/20/2009, Vol. 361 Issue 8, p827
A letter to the editor is presented about the effectiveness of codeine for young children after adenotonsillectomy.
- Trends in opioid analgesics consumption, Israel, 2000-2008. Ponizovsky, Alexander; Marom, Eli; Zeldin, Alexander; Cherny, Nathan // European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology;Feb2011, Vol. 67 Issue 2, p165
Objective: To describe trends in opioid consumption in Israel (morphine, methadone, oxycodone, pethidine, fentanyl, buprenorphine, codeine, and dextropropoxyphene) over the 9 years, 2000-2008, and to explore explanations for changes in consumption, in amounts and the pattern. Methods: Data for...
- Codeine and addiction in patients with pain. Senay, Edward C.; Frazier, C. H. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;2/16/94, Vol. 271 Issue 7, p556
Answers questions on the policy for dealing with patients with pain who become codeine-addicted. Analgesia against chronic pain; Consultation with American Society of Addiction Medicine members.
- Evidence-based management of post-craniotomy pain. Beardow, Zoe; Elliot, Stuart // British Journal of Neuroscience Nursing;Apr/May2015, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p73
Pain following craniotomy is a disputed phenomenon. This article will aim to explore and examine the contemporary approaches to post-craniotomy pain, the knowledge surrounding its physiology and pain-reduction strategies. How post-craniotomy pain is assessed across neurosurgical centres will be...
- Fentanyl/hydromorphone/morphine. // Reactions Weekly;9/25/2010, Issue 1320, p24
The article describes two cases of delirium and sedation while receiving epidural or intrathecal opioid therapy with fentanyl, hydomorphone or morphine for cancer pain.
- Morphine. // Reactions Weekly;12/10/2011, Issue 1381, p20
The article describes the case of an 80-year-old man who developed delirium while under morphine treatment regimen for severe pain.
- Morphine. // Reactions Weekly;6/2/2012, Issue 1404, p31
The article describes the case of a male neonate who developed urinary retention during treatment with morphine for distress during therapeutic hypothermia.
- Morphine. // Reactions Weekly;9/11/2010, Issue 1318, p33
The article describes the case of a 65-year-old female patient who experienced respiratory insufficiency after the delay of her intrathecal pump refill of morphine.