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Morphine - why does it make your stomach hurt?

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24 Jun 2013

how long will the pain last???

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8 Dec 2011

I, too, have had bad stomach cramping pain after doses of morphine (when I used to take it). It is notoriously hard on some people's stomachs. It is usually recommended that you take it with food or a small snack to help prevent the stomach pain. I've found that milk sometimes helps as well. If you find that taking it with food doesnt help then talk to your prescriber and see what your other options are.

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