Table 6

Odds of Abusing IR Morphine Via Specific Routes of Administration Relative to other Compounds

Route of Administration


IR morphine vs.

Intended

Snort

Inject

Chew

Other


Hydrocodone

0.058¥

1.014

125.00¥

0.522¥

1.404


IR oxycodone

0.106¥

0.600¥

23.256¥

0.480¥

1.050


IR fentanyl

5.682£

1.537

19.231¥

0.750

0.042τ


IR hydromorphone

1.188

0.797

1.014

1.570τ

1.043


IR oxymorphone

0.785

0.182¥

8.479¥

1.161

0.732


ER oxycodone

0.303¥

0.262¥

4.443¥

0.526τ

0.731


ER fentanyl

7.717¥

20.806¥

6.111¥

1.312

0.034¥


Methadone

0.098¥

1.416τ

19.590¥

0.723

0.508£


ER morphine

0.780

0.656τ

1.533£

1.041

1.887τ


ER oxymorphone

1.498

0.075¥

21.552¥

0.829

3.561τ


¥p ≤ .0001

£p ≤ .001

τp ≤ .05

Butler et al. Harm Reduction Journal 2011 8:29   doi:10.1186/1477-7517-8-29

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