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Tramadol

...  and the most adverse effects that can be derived from treating a slight addiction over this type of analgesic are merely vomiting and nausea. Contrary to other agents like pethidine and morphine, the possibility of respiratory depression seldom occurs under a tramadol treatment with equipotent doses. However, a larger tramadol dose can likely increase the respiratory complications  ...

Opiate Withdrawal

...  withdrawal refers to withdrawal symptoms that occur after stopping or reducing the intake of opiate drugs, especially after a long time of abuse. morphine, Codeine, Heroin, Oxycontin, Methadone, and Dilaudid all fall under the opiate drugs category. About 9% of the world’s population are found to be addicted to opiates. These drugs can cause severe physical dependence and the  ...

Ovarian Cancer

...  doing it. Surgery is then followed up with chemotherapy to kill all possible remaining cancer cells not removed during the operation. Aside from surgery and chemotherapy, narcotic pain killers like morphine are also administered. Psychological and spiritual therapies are often incorporated to strengthen the patient’s will to pull through his/her current situation. The diet of the patient  ...

Neurotransmitters

...  Inhibitory Postsynaptic Potential or IPSP. Endorphins You can find these neurotransmitters in both the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system. It is also known as the endogenous morphine because it has almost the same effect as morphine. morphine acts as an anesthetic agent and induces euphoria and a false sense of well-being. Gamma Amino Butyric Acid or GABA GABA inhibits  ...