Morphine and Delirium - from FDA reports


Summary

Delirium is found among people who take Morphine, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Fentanyl, and have Cancer pain. This review analyzes which people have Delirium with Morphine. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 78,912 people who have side effects when taking Morphine from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 30, 2017

78,912 people reported to have side effects when taking Morphine.
Among them, 853 people (1.08%) have Delirium


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Could Morphine cause Delirium?

Time on Morphine when people have Delirium *:

  • < 1 month: 85.37 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 12.2 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.81 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 1.63 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Delirium when taking Morphine *:

  • female: 44.31 %
  • male: 55.69 %

Age of people who have Delirium when taking Morphine *:

  • 0-1: 2.64 %
  • 2-9: 1.53 %
  • 10-19: 0.97 %
  • 20-29: 1.81 %
  • 30-39: 2.92 %
  • 40-49: 9.72 %
  • 50-59: 18.19 %
  • 60+: 62.22 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Cancer Pain (127 people, 14.89%)
  • Analgesic Therapy (33 people, 3.87%)
  • Depression (32 people, 3.75%)
  • Preventive Health Care (30 people, 3.52%)
  • Constipation (28 people, 3.28%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fentanyl (82 people, 9.61%)
  • Acetaminophen (64 people, 7.50%)
  • Lorazepam (55 people, 6.45%)
  • Aspirin (50 people, 5.86%)
  • Furosemide (42 people, 4.92%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Confusional State (151 people, 17.70%)
  • Agitation (148 people, 17.35%)
  • Drowsiness (86 people, 10.08%)
  • Hallucinations (85 people, 9.96%)
  • Nausea (82 people, 9.61%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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