Morphine Sulphate Tablets

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I broke my back during army service and spent many years on one different pain medication after another,none of which really helped me at all..I was finally refered to a good pain management specialist and he changed my medication to Morphine Sulphate tablets,the change in my pain levels dropped by over 50% almost over-night and I went from taking up to 15 tablets a day to just four.

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    I take MST too but in capsule form. I have been taking these since a RTA in January as I had 8 breaks in my knees and shoulder.

    I take Zomorph morphine sulphate (MST) 40mg per day. I'm due to have a knee replacement in October and then two ops on my other knee to repair torn ligaments.

    i'm hoping when my knees heal I can come off MST but I believe they are very addictive. 

    what side effects do you get

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      hi christine

      i have been assed to take mst but only two a day its a low dose its up to me if i want them i already take 5mils od ora-morph but i was told i could still take my ora-morp aswell are they any good with you taking them i thought i would ask you as you have answered this queston recently do you get any side effects from them.Would be nice if you could answer me.

      christine

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      hi christine

      i have been assesed to take this tablet 2tice a day only a small dose as a back up for my ora-morph are they any good as i only take 5 mils of my ora-morph with you only asking this question a few days ago could you let me know how they effect you what side effects do you get im only getting a few hrs relif with the ora morph but was told i would get 12 hrs a day so how many hrs do you get.would be nice to here from you .

      christine  

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      Hi christine 

      I've been taking 40mg of MST since my motorbike accident in January 

      On first taking oramorph and MST I was sick for about a week and then I was ok. I only take oramorph on occasion now. The oramorph I took 2 or 3 times a day or less depending on the pain.

      If both medicine are not touching your pain have a chat with your doctor 

      hope this helps x

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