Articles on Morphine

Displaying all articles

Ever wondered how the small, white ibuprofen pill turns off your headache? from

Explainer: how do drugs work?

Have you ever wondered how the small white ibuprofen pill turns off your headache? Or how a regular antidepressant keeps your brain chemistry in balance?
That one needs more galloping powder. EPA

No, the Queen isn’t doping her prized racehorses

Exciting news from the world of horseracing: the Queen’s racehorse Estimate has tested positive for morphine. With the Lance Armstrong and Tyson Gay doping scandals fresh in their minds, reporters are…
The side effects of morphine could eventually be eliminated. Flickr/Andres Rueda

Less morphine could offer more relief, minus side effects

Australian and American scientists have found a way to halt a reaction in the brain that causes the side effects of morphine…

Top contributors