Morphine Oral Tablet, Extended Release 15Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Morphine: Oral tablet, extended release (15mg)

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Morphine 15mg ER Tab
Rhodes Pharmaceuticals LP
Pill Identification: ABG  |  15
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Morphine 15mg ER Tab
Mallinckrodt Inc Pharmaceuticals Group
Pill Identification: 15  |  M
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Morphine 15mg ER Tab
Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: E 652  |  15
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Morphine 15mg ER Tab
Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: E 652  |  15
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Morphine 15mg ER Tab
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M  |  MS 15

CVS/pharmacy Patient Statistics for Morphine: Oral tablet, extended release(15mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Morphine Sulfate 15mg Extended-Release Tablet

NDC: 428580801
  • Prescription Required
  • Federally Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Severe Pain, Moderate Pain

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bone Pain, Severe Pain, Migraine, Myalgia, Arthralgia, Dental Pain, Headache, Moderate Pain

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Morphine Sulfate 15mg Extended-Release Tablet
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Rhodes Pharmaceuticals LP
Pill Identification: ABG  |  15
Shape: round
Color: blue

Reported Side Effects for Morphine Sulfate 15mg Extended-Release Tablet

Heartburn Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Elated Mood Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Metallic Taste Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Double Vision Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Diaphoresis Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Conjunctivitis Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Confusion Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Chills Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Chest Pain Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Incoordination Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Loss Of Memory Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Convulsions Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Retention Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Loss Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Rhinitis Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Peripheral Vasodilation Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Paresthesias Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Pale Skin Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Feeling Sick Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Sexual Desire Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Shallow, Slow Breathing Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Hypoesthesia Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Hiccups Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hallucinations Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Gynecomastia Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
No Menstrual Periods Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bowel Obstruction Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Anemia Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sodium Levels Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Swelling Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Irregular Heart Beat Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Delirium Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Coma Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Bone Pain Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Distressed Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Difficulty Swallowing Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
<10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Skin Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Balance Problems Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hives Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Lazy Eye Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Shaking Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid In Lungs Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Eye Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fast Eye Movements Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tiredness Incidence:
1.0-9.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Nervousness Incidence:
2.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
2.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
2.0-19.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bladder Spasm Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Breathing Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Decreased Urination Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
>4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hypoxia Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Gas Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Infection Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
>7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Addiction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Addiction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Miosis Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Retaining Urine Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Morphine Sulfate 15mg Extended-Release Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Morphine Sulfate 15mg Extended-Release Tablet(Morphine Sulfate)
Alcohol and CNS Depressants(Morphine Sulfate)
Avoid alcohol-containing drinks while taking this medicine. Using this drug along with alcohol can lead to serious side effects. You may feel drowsy or more tired when taking these drugs together. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how this drug affects you, and especially if you are drinking alcohol-containing beverages. If you notice slurred speech, confusion, severe weakness, or difficulty breathing, contact your health care provider immediately.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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