morphine catabolic process

id: GO:0071273
name: morphine catabolic process
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of morphine, 17-methyl-7,8-didehydro-4,5alpha-epoxymorphinan-3,6alpha-diol. Morphine is a highly potent opiate analgesic psychoactive drug obtained form the opium poppy, Papaver somniferum.

Parent Functions

GO:0071272morphine metabolic process
GO:0071274isoquinoline alkaloid catabolic process