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Posted on 7/23/18 3:09 PM
I have been prescribed Oramorph, which is liquid morphine, to help with breathlessness. I would like to hear from anyone else who has used this medication. Thanks in advance
Beginning of the discussion - 7/23/18Oramorph https://www.carenity.co.uk/forum/copd/your-opinion-on-copd-treatments/oramorph-2491
Posted on 7/23/18 5:05 PM
Look out for the constipation and keep suitable remedies on hand as your firm up. Otherwise it works well at pain killing but for breathlessness I don't know.
Posted on 8/28/18 12:08 PM
@johno51 How have you found the treatment so far? Did it help with your breathlessness?
Posted on 8/28/18 1:14 PM
Did it help? I call it my "liquid lungs." The difference is amazing. Medicines don't work the same for evreyone but I would certainly give it a try if i was you. Hope this helps.
Posted on 8/28/18 3:05 PM
@johno51 Hi John, that's wonderful news! Maybe others will have success too with "liquid lungs" :)
I'm glad that your breathlessness has cleared up, thanks for the feedback!
Have any other members tried it?
Posted on 8/28/18 4:54 PM
It's not actually cleared up but I now longer gasp for air like I used to. I can do a lot more and don't get so breathless. Thanks for caring.
Posted on 9/3/18 1:22 PM
I have msd whuch us slow releasing morphine and also liquid oramorph and sure makes a difference to me.
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