Pediatric: 0.05 to 0.1 mg/kg slow IV (Maximum 2 mg single dose) over 3 to 5 minutes. May repeat every 5-10 minutes at 1/2 dose until desired effect is achieved.

 

IM 0.1 mg/kg every 3-4 hours.

 

Infant under 6 months (est. 8 kg): 0.05 mg/kg slow IV over 3 to 5 minutes.

May repeat every 5 to 10 minutes at 1/2 dose until desired effect is achieved.

 

Complete NCEMS Morphine Sulfate Protocol