Review: could Morphine cause Respiratory Rate Decreased?


Respiratory rate decreased 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 Fentanyl, and have Pain . We study 42,925 people who have side effects while taking Morphine from FDA and social media. Among them, 144 have Respiratory rate decreased. Find out below who they are, when they have Respiratory rate decreased and more.

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Morphine has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Morphine 74,428 users)

Respiratory Rate Decreased

Respiratory rate decreased (less breathing rate/min) has been reported by people with pain, high blood pressure, depression, muscle spasticity, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 2,321 Respiratory rate decreased patients).

On Oct, 26, 2016

42,925 people reported to have side effects when taking Morphine.
Among them, 144 people (0.34%) have Respiratory Rate Decreased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Morphine cause Respiratory rate decreased?

Time on Morphine when people have Respiratory Rate Decreased *:

  • < 1 month: 92.31 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 7.69 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Respiratory Rate Decreased when taking Morphine *:

  • female: 54.41 %
  • male: 45.59 %

Age of people who have Respiratory Rate Decreased when taking Morphine *:

  • 0-1: 1.56 %
  • 2-9: 5.47 %
  • 10-19: 1.56 %
  • 20-29: 3.12 %
  • 30-39: 9.38 %
  • 40-49: 11.72 %
  • 50-59: 18.75 %
  • 60+: 48.44 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (30 people, 20.83%)
  • Procedural Pain (5 people, 3.47%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (5 people, 3.47%)
  • Pain Management (4 people, 2.78%)
  • Neuralgia (4 people, 2.78%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fentanyl (13 people, 9.03%)
  • Lorazepam (10 people, 6.94%)
  • Heparin (9 people, 6.25%)
  • Ondansetron (8 people, 5.56%)
  • Percocet (7 people, 4.86%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Oxygen Saturation Decreased (29 people, 20.14%)
  • Somnolence (27 people, 18.75%)
  • Overdose (20 people, 13.89%)
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness (16 people, 11.11%)
  • Hypotension (15 people, 10.42%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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