How Is Morphine Sulfate Supplied?
Many people may wonder, "How is morphine sulfate supplied?" Because morphine sulfate is used in many different situations, it is supplied in a variety of different forms. Morphine sulfate products are available in immediate-release forms (tablets and oral solution), long-acting tablets and capsules, an oral solution, and various forms of injections.
Different Forms of Morphine SulfateMorphine sulfate is used in a variety of different situations. As a result, it is supplied in a variety of different forms. In particular, morphine sulfate products include immediate-release forms (tablets and oral solution), long-acting tablets and capsules, an oral solution, and various different forms for injection.
Immediate-Release Oral Forms of Morphine SulfateShort-acting, immediate-release morphine comes only in generic form and is available in the following forms and strengths:
- Morphine sulfate 15 mg tablets
- Morphine sulfate 30 mg tablets
- Morphine sulfate oral solution 10 mg per 5 mL (10 mg per teaspoonful)
- Morphine sulfate oral solution 20 mg per 5 mL (20 mg per teaspoonful).
Long-Acting Oral FormsThere are a variety of different long-acting morphine sulfate tablets and capsules available.
Avinza capsules are available in the following strengths:
- Avinza 30 mg
- Avinza 60 mg
- Avinza 90 mg
- Avinza 120 mg.
Kadian capsules are available in the following strengths:
- Kadian 10 mg
- Kadian 20 mg
- Kadian 30 mg
- Kadian 50 mg
- Kadian 60 mg
- Kadian 80 mg
- Kadian 100 mg
- Kadian 200 mg.
- MS Contin 15 mg
- MS Contin 30 mg
- MS Contin 60 mg
- MS Contin 100 mg
- MS Contin 200 mg.
Oramorph SR tablets are available in the following strengths:
- Oramorph SR 15 mg
- Oramorph SR 30 mg
- Oramorph SR 60 mg
- Oramorph SR 100 mg.