Morphine is an analgesic (pain relieving) medication. It is considered to be the “gold standard” of pain-relievers and is often prescribed for those recovering from surgery or suffering from other painful conditions. Morphine is marketed under various brand names, such as the following:
Developing Dependence on Morphine
Morphine is in a class of drugs known as opioids and is highly addicting. When morphine was first marketed it was sold both as a pain...