Morphine is a strong painkiller that is used in hospitals to treat severe pain. An addiction to Morphine can easily happen considering it is one of the most potent opiates, and a tolerance can develop rapidly. It can be often used after major surgeries, treatment for cancer pain, and at the end of a patient’s life.
The reason why Morphine can be so addictive is because of its pleasurable effects on the brain and the body. Cypress Lakes Lodge works with patients who have suffered chronic pain and addiction to this painkiller, and we chronic pain management and proven holistic therapies.
Chronic Pain Management
It’s understandable that people use Morphine to relieve severe pain due to its effects. We are trying to make people aware that there are other options to deal with the chronic pain and reduce it. Addictive drugs can be fatal in many cases, so why not find another way to reduce the pain in a natural way? Cypress Lakes Lodge’s chronic pain management system will help you learn new skills that can manage the pain in a different and natural way.
Use of Morphine
When is Morphine used? Morphine is often used after surgery to reduce acute or chronic pain. The pain can be very severe after certain surgeries, which makes morphine the right prescription to handle the pain. A tablet, capsule, or extended release form is often used when it is prescribed, but after some time and an addiction forms, people can turn to other solutions to take or acquire the drug. Morphine can be taken in an oral form, injected, or even smoked depending on the cirumstances.
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For Family Members and Friends:
Morphine can become extremely dangerous to a person’s physical and mental health. The addiction to this painkiller can happen without you or a person you love realizes it. Morphine that is given to patients to treat pain is used to relieve, but this can turn into a dependency among some people. For family and friends, it’s important to be aware of this risk. If you know someone who is addicted to morphine, contact Cypress Lakes Lodge to get the treatment they need to curb the frightening addiction.
Symptoms and Side Effects of Misusing Morphine:
- Irritability and Mood Swings
- Slurred Speech
- Loss of Attention
Signs such as these are noticeable when it comes to Morphine addiction. We know it can be tough for you or a loved one to deal with an addiction such as this. Please don’t hesitate to get the help that is much needed from Cypress Lakes Lodge. If you or someone you care for is addicted to painkillers like morphine, call Cypress Lakes Lodge today at 409-331-2204 and learn more about our addiction treatments. We’ll create an addiction treatment plan that will help you stick to the path of recovery.