- How long does hydromorphone stay in your urine?
- What is hydromorphone?
Hydromorphone is also known as Palladone or Dilaudid and is an opioid drug. It is a narcotic and similar to morphine and is often used as an alternative to morphine. In the medical world, it is used to treat both severe pain and severe coughs. The type of coughs that it is usually prescribed for are dry and painful coughs.
- Benefits of Hydromorphone
One of the main problems with morphine is that it can become addictive so this is a huge benefit. There will be some withdrawal symptoms when people first come off Hydromorphone, but they will be less severe than morphine
- Other side effects of Hydromorphone
Other common problems are light-headedness, dizziness, constipation, vomiting, sweating and also itching and sedation. Some people will feel some positive side effects such as extreme euphoria, possibly from the elation of the pain stopping.