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Toxic Action of Morphine

Morphine is the main active agent from opium, its concentration in the extract of opium being of 8% to 14%. After extraction, morphine presents itself with white prisms less soluble in ether and water, soluble in hard water, ethanol, chloroform, , amyl alcohol, benzene and even less soluble in ammonia. Gross morphine from the black market might have different concentrations, depending on the methods through which they are obtained and purification processes.

Toxic Action of Morphine

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Is It Ok To Take Drugs During Pregnancy If You Are Sick?

Getting sick is never amusing. Headache, stuffy nose or other signs associated with flu and other similar illnesses are never pleasant. They seem to be even more accentuated during pregnancy when besides the symptoms specific to pregnancy, you experience new ones due to an infection. So, is it ok to take drugs during pregnancy when you are getting sick?

Drugs During Pregnancy

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Antibiotics During Breastfeeding: Which Are The Safest Medications?

One of the biggest concerns of a mother seems to appear when talking about the treatment with antibiotics during breastfeeding. Most mothers are a lot more careful during pregnancy or when breastfeeding, so ideally they give up smoking or drinking alcohol, some of them change their diet (maybe for the first time in their life), and look skeptically at the consumption of drugs or natural products.Antibiotics during Breastfeeding

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