Paramedic Pharmacology – Morphine Sulfate

Brand
Morphine

Class
Narcotic/Opiate Agonist
Schedule C-II

MOA
Binds with opioid receptors to produce narcotic analgesia. Relieves pain, CNS depression, reduced preload and afterload, and causes peripheral vasodilation. .

Indications
Moderate to severe pain, cardiac ischemic chest pain.

Contraindications
Respiratory depression, shock, hypotension, known hypersensitivity, increased ICP.
**use with caution in patients with acute bronchial asthma, head trauma, abdominal pain, and respiratory insufficiency.

Adverse Reactions
worsening of bradycardia and heart block in some patients with inferior wall MI, orthostatic hypotension, respiratory depression, seizures, coma, N/V, dizziness, lightheadedness, sedation, euphoria, dysphoria, and anaphylactic reaction.

Dose (Adult)
Severe chest pain- 2-10mg IV in 1-2mg increments q 5 min
Pulmonary edema due to heart failure- 2mg IV q 5 min up to 10mg
Isolated extremity injury/amputated/avulsed parts- 5-10mg IV in 5mg increments as needed q 5 min
Crush injury- 2mg increments IV/IM as needed for pain
Burns/cold- 5-10mg slow IV in 5mg increments q 5 min as needed for pain

Dose (Peds)
Isolated extremity injury/amputated/avulsed parts-
<6 months- 0.03-0.05mg/kg IV/IM >6 months- 0.05-0.2mg/kg IV/IM
Burns/cold- discretion of physician or per length based tape

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