quick reference: opiod conversion

1 Sep

for a quick sense of what is an equivalent dose across different opiates:

  • morphine 10 mg IV
  • hydromorphone 1.5 mg IV
  • fentanyl 200 mcg IV

 

  • hydromorphone 7.5 mg PO
  • oxycodone 15-20 mg PO
  • hydrocodone 30-45 mg PO
  • codeine 180-200 mg PO

References: e-med journal article; emedicine; picture

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