Review: could Morphine cause Chest Discomfort?


Chest discomfort is found among people who take Morphine, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain . We study 33,999 people who have side effects while taking Morphine from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,321 have Chest discomfort. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest discomfort and more.

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Morphine has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Morphine 55,422 users)

Chest Discomfort

Chest discomfort has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, weakness, chest pain, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 146,963 Chest discomfort patients).

On Aug, 21, 2016

33,999 people reported to have side effects when taking Morphine.
Among them, 1,321 people (3.89%) have Chest Discomfort

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Morphine cause Chest discomfort?

Time on Morphine when people have Chest Discomfort *:

  • < 1 month: 82.69 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 1.92 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.85 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 7.69 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 3.85 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Chest Discomfort when taking Morphine *:

  • female: 62.55 %
  • male: 37.45 %

Age of people who have Chest Discomfort when taking Morphine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.28 %
  • 10-19: 3.22 %
  • 20-29: 4.7 %
  • 30-39: 8.75 %
  • 40-49: 20.9 %
  • 50-59: 24.49 %
  • 60+: 37.66 %

Severity if Chest Discomfort when taking Morphine **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Chest Discomfort **:

  • while on drug: 100 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (212 people)
  • Metastases To Bone (94 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (83 people)
  • Anxiety (62 people)
  • Breast Cancer (46 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa (333 people)
  • Aspirin (278 people)
  • Aredia (252 people)
  • Lasix (234 people)
  • Protonix (201 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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