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How should I take Kadian?

You should take Kadian exactly as directed by your doctor. Typically, this will be once a day unless there is too much sedation, then the daily dose may be reduced to half, taken twice daily. Kadian is an extended release formulation of morphine intended for people with chronic pain. It is taken every day; not as needed. It should not be taken with alcohol.

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