Kadian Warnings and Precautions

To help ensure safe treatment with Kadian, warnings and precautions for the narcotic should be reviewed with your healthcare provider beforehand. It is important to know that Kadian may cause problems such as slow and irregular breathing, low blood pressure, or constipation in some people. You should not take Kadian if you have severe asthma, a bowel obstruction, or hypercarbia.

Kadian: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Kadian® (morphine sulfate ER) if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
  • Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant
  • Breastfeeding.
     
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
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