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Oramorph Warnings and Precautions

Who Should Not Take Oramorph?

You should not take Oramorph SR if you:
 
  • Are allergic to Oramorph SR, morphine sulfate, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients. If you are allergic to other narcotics or opiates, you may also be allergic to Oramorph SR.
     
  • Have untreated significant respiratory depression (slow or ineffective breathing due to a variety of causes).
     
  • Have severe asthma or are having an asthma attack.
     
  • Have a bowel obstruction (paralytic ileus).
     

Oramorph Warnings and Precautions: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Oramorph SR should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Oramorph SR warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
 
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