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Demerol vs Morphine for a female patient aged 29

This is personalized comparison of Demerol vs Morphine for a female aged 29. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.





What are the drugs

Demerol (latest outcomes from 4,936 users) has active ingredients of meperidine hydrochloride. It is often used in pain.

Morphine (latest outcomes from 49,761 users) has active ingredients of morphine sulfate. It is often used in pain.

On Oct, 31, 2014: 1,713 female patients aged 27 who take the same drugs are studied in Demerol vs Morphine

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female27Pain Inflammation Activated

Drugs to compare:

Demerol meperidine hydrochloridenot specified
Morphine morphine sulfatenot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 27 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
AnxietyNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Drug Exposure During PregnancyDrug Exposure During Pregnancy
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Vomiting
Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)Drug Ineffective
Tachycardia (a heart rate that exceeds the range of 100 beats/min)Pyrexia (fever)
Headache (pain in head)Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
Drug IneffectiveSomnolence (a state of near-sleep, a strong desire for sleep)
VomitingCardiac Arrest
Condition AggravatedOverdose
Back PainDepression

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Migraine (headache)
Eye Floaters (dark specks or lines in eyes)
Tinnitus (a ringing in the ears)
Heart Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing)
Nausea And Vomiting
Abdominal Bloating (feeling of tightness around abdomen)
Neck Pain
Numbness And Tingling (unusual prickling sensations)

Drug effectiveness:

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Demerol (meperidine hydrochloride) is often used to treat pain. Morphine (morphine sulfate) is often used to treat pain. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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