Active ingredients: morphine
What it is used for
INDICATIONS AS AT 01 JAN 1991 : Morphine sulphate via the intramuscular, subcutaneous or intravenous route is indicated for the relief of moderate to severe pain not responsive to non-opioid agonist analgesics. It may also be used as pre-operative medication and as an analgesic adjunct in general anaesthesia.
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: Subcutaneous
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Lifetime is 2 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear colourless solution
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 may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical 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.