Morphine is a sedative used primarily in hospitals to ease pain associated with injuries and certain diseases. It is an effective and commonly used drug but as with anything, some people can experience strong reactions and allergies. Though rare, these reactions can cause the following:
- Anaphylaxis – One of the worst allergic reactions, anaphylaxis affects the whole body and can cause slurred speech, anxiety, confusion, difficulty breathing, heart palpitations, sweating, dizziness, fainting and even death in some cases. Immediate medical attention is essential.