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Morphine

In the US, Morphine (morphine systemic) is a member of the drug class narcotic analgesics and is used to treat Chronic Pain and Pain.

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Scheme

BAN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

N02AA01

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0000057-27-2

Chemical Formula

C17-H19-N-O3

Molecular Weight

285

Therapeutic Categories

Opioid analgesic

Agent for procedural sedation

Chemical Name

Morphinan-3,6-diol, 7,8-didehydro-4,5-epoxy-17-metyl- (5α,6α)-

Foreign Names

  • Morphinum (Latin)
  • Morphin (German)
  • Morphine (French)

Generic Names

Brand Names

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name

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