Roxanol Side Effects
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View and Submit Roxanol Side Effects
Your Roxanol Side Effect submission can play a very important role. Reporting your experience could help identify an unknown risk and inform other patients and health care professionals.
Record and Track Your Side Effects
It is very important to keep track of all side effects and discuss them with your doctor. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.
Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Side Effects reported to FDA: 103. View Roxanol Adverse Reports
Roxanol safety alerts: 2003
Reported deaths: 64
Reported hospitalizations: 4
Roxanol (morphine sulfate) Concentrated Oral Solution
Audience: Pharmacists and other healthcare professionals
NOTE: A corrected "Dear Healthcare Professional" letter was issued October 22, 2003.
Elan Pharmaceuticals issued a "Dear Healthcare Professional" October 6, 2003 reporting serious adverse events and deaths resulting from accidental overdose of high concentration morphine sulfate oral solutions. In most of these cases, morphine oral solutions ordered in milligrams (mg) were mistakenly interchanged for milliliters (mL) of the product, resulting in 20-fold overdoses. Procedures for proper ordering and dispensing were included in the "Dear Healthcare Professional" letter.
Roxanol Adverse Reactions
Respiratory Arrest ( 59 Reports)|Cardiac Arrest ( 58 Reports)|Completed Suicide ( 45 Reports)|Death ( 13 Reports)|Incorrect Dose Administered ( 4 Reports)|Grimacing ( 3 Reports)|Heart Rate Decreased ( 3 Reports)|Heart Rate Increased ( 3 Reports)|Overdose ( 3 Reports)|Oxygen Saturation Decreased ( 3 Reports)|Pain ( 3 Reports)|Respiratory Rate Decreased ( 3 Reports)|Respiratory Rate Increased ( 3 Reports)|Arthralgia ( 2 Reports)|Aspiration ( 2 Reports)|Headache ( 2 Reports)|Hypertension ( 2 Reports)|Hypotension ( 2 Reports)|Loss Of Consciousness ( 2 Reports)|Nail Discolouration ( 2 Reports)|Pneumonia ( 2 Reports)|Poisoning ( 2 Reports)|Respiratory Failure ( 2 Reports)|Abdominal Pain Upper ( 1 Reports)|Abnormal Behaviour ( 1 Reports)|Accidental Exposure ( 1 Reports)|Accidental Overdose ( 1 Reports)|Aggression ( 1 Reports)|Alanine Aminotransferase Increased ( 1 Reports)|Anoxic Encephalopathy ( 1 Reports)|