Orthodose© Calculator for morphine rescue doses and opioid conversion
Now available: a calculator for morphine rescue doses for daily use in oncology and palliative care with language support for English, Spanish, French and Dutch.
This mobile application is destined for the treatment of cancer pain in adults.
Calculator for rescue doses
2. ORTHODOSE EBM:
Calculator for rescue doses based on the Evidence Based Medicine conversion rate recommendations from the EAPC (Lancet Oncology 2012)
Convertor for corticoids
4. OPIOID SWITCHER:
Convertor for the following opioids:
- MORPHINE: PO, SC, IV
- OXYCODONE: PO, SC, IV
- HYDROMORPHONE: PO, SC, IV
- TAPENTADOL: PO
- BUPRENORPHINE: SL , TD , SC , IV
- ALFENTANYL: SC, IV
- FENTANYL: TD, SC, IV
- SUFENTANYL: SC, IV
- CODEINE: PO
- DIHYDROCODEINE: PO
- PETHIDINE: PO
- HYDROCODONE: PO
- DIAMORPHINE: PO, SC, IV
IMPORTANT: Opiate conversion ratios must always be adapted to the individual patient.
The Orthodose software is not in any way intended to be a substitute for the attending physician responsible for the analgesic treatment prescription.