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Morphine is given in the hospital. So a person is watched closely for any side effects.
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Morphine is an opioid. It acts upon specific receptors in the brain and spinal cord to decrease the feeling of pain and to reduce the emotional response to pain.
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Morphine effectively treats moderate to severe pain.
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For a heart attack, morphine is given for a short time to relieve pain.
For a heart attack, morphine is used in the emergency setting to relieve pain.
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Common side effects of morphine include:
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