Review: could Morphine Sulfate cause Depression?


Summary

Depression is found among people who take Morphine Sulfate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain . We study 20,123 people who have side effects while taking Morphine sulfate from FDA and social media. Among them, 576 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.

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Morphine Sulfate

Morphine sulfate has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Morphine sulfate 27,565 users)

Depression

Depression has been reported by people with suicidal ideation, pain, drug ineffective, insomnia, fatigue (latest reports from 355,810 Depression patients).

On Sep, 15, 2016

20,123 people reported to have side effects when taking Morphine Sulfate.
Among them, 576 people (2.86%) have Depression


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Morphine sulfate cause Depression?

Time on Morphine Sulfate when people have Depression *:

  • < 1 month: 42.11 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 19.3 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 14.04 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.77 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 12.28 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 3.51 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Depression when taking Morphine Sulfate *:

  • female: 54.79 %
  • male: 45.21 %

Age of people who have Depression when taking Morphine Sulfate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 1.24 %
  • 20-29: 4.96 %
  • 30-39: 13.43 %
  • 40-49: 27.27 %
  • 50-59: 24.79 %
  • 60+: 28.31 %

Severity if Depression when taking Morphine Sulfate **:

  • least: 7.69 %
  • moderate: 53.85 %
  • severe: 38.46 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Depression **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 20 %
  • not yet: 80 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (165 people, 28.65%)
  • Depression (64 people, 11.11%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (48 people, 8.33%)
  • Metastases To Bone (39 people, 6.77%)
  • Anxiety (37 people, 6.42%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Oxycontin (198 people, 34.38%)
  • Zometa (188 people, 32.64%)
  • Neurontin (153 people, 26.56%)
  • Ambien (139 people, 24.13%)
  • Ms Contin (134 people, 23.26%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Anxiety (341 people, 59.20%)
  • Pain (297 people, 51.56%)
  • Dyspnoea (207 people, 35.94%)
  • Arthralgia (207 people, 35.94%)
  • Back Pain (197 people, 34.20%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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