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Generic Name: MORPHINE SUPPOSITORY - RECTAL Pronounced: (MORE-feen) Morphine Rect Uses
This medication is used to treat moderate-to-severe pain.
It acts on certain centers in the brain to give you pain relief. This
medication is a narcotic pain reliever (opiate-type).
How To Use Morphine Rect
Unwrap and insert one suppository rectally as directed by
your doctor. Lie down on your left side with right knee bent. Gently push the
suppository into the rectum with your finger. Remain lying down for a few
minutes, and avoid having a bowel movement for an hour or longer so the drug
will be absorbed. The suppository is for rectal use only.
The dosage is based on your medical condition and response
to therapy. Pain medications work best if they are used as the first signs of
pain occur. If you wait until the pain has worsened, the medication may not
work as well.
You may also take long-acting narcotic medications or use
narcotic patches ...
Definition Ibuprofen is a type of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ibuprofen overdose occurs when someone accidentally or intentionally takes more than the normal or recommended amount of this medication. See also: Pain medicine This is for information only and not for use in the treatment or management of an actual poison exposure. If you have an exposure, you should call your local emergency number (such as 911) or the National Poison Control Center at 1-800-222-1222. Alternative Names Advil overdose; Nuprin overdose; PediaProfen overdose; Rufen overdose; Motrin overdose Poisonous Ingredient Ibuprofen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is sold over-the-counter and by prescription. Where Found Advil Medipren Midol Motrin Nuprin Pamprin IB PediaProfen Rufen Note: This list may not be all-inclusive.
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The ibuprofen group of medicines include brand names such as Advil, Motrin and Nurofen. NSAIDs are one of the most widely used drugs for pain relief of non-serious arthritic conditions, for rheumatic or muscular pain, backache...
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