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Morphine is a tertiary nitrogen base containing a phenanthrene nucleus; it has two hydroxyl groups, one phenolic and the other alcoholic (secondary). The Sulphate salt occurs as white, feathery, silky crystals, cubical masses of crystals, or white, crystalline powder.
The chemical name of Morphine Sulphate is 7,8-didehydro-4,5α-epoxy-17-methylmorphinan-3,6α-diol Sulphate (2:1) (salt), pentahydrate.
It has the following chemical structure:
Molecular formula: (C17H19NO3 )2 • H2SO4 • 5H2O Molecular weight: 758.83