Each tablet for oral
Morphine sulfate ...............
15 mg, 30 mg, 60 mg, or 100 mg
(WARNING: May be habit
forming) in a tablet
that provides for sustained release
of the medication.
Morphine sulfate occurs
as white, feathery, silky crystals, cubical masses of crystals,
or white crystalline
powder; it is soluble
in water and slightly soluble
in alcohol. Morphine has a pKa of 7.9, with an octanol/water partition
coefficient of 1.42
at pH 7.4. At
this pH, the tertiary
amino group is mostly ionized, making the molecule
water-soluble. Morphine is significantly more water-soluble than
any other opioid in clinical
sulfate is 7,8-didehydro-4,5
-epoxy-17-mtehyl-morphinian-3, 6 -diol sulfate(2:1)(salt)pentahydrate.
Each ORAMORPH SR Tablet
contains 15 mg, 30 mg, 60 mg, or 100 mg
Morphine Sulfate USP. Inactive ingredients: Lactose, Hydroxypropyl
Methylcellulose, Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, and Stearic Acid.