Active ingredients: morphine
What it is used for
Relief of severe pain (medical and surgical) where non-narcotic analgesics and other measures do not provide satisfactory relief. Except in patients with terminal conditions, use of Anamorph should be restricted to short-term administration.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Store in a Dry Place
- Lifetime is 2 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Round white flat bevelled edge tablet 5/16" diameter, scored on one side and marked with letter M above breakline and the numeral 30 below
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine requires authorisation for prescription from your doctor. It is Schedule 8: Controlled Drug.
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine is subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Phamaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient morphine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
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Anamorph | myVMC
Anamorph is a strong pain killer used to treat severe pain that does not respond to other medicine. It contains morphine, an opioid analgesic.
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Anamorph Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines
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