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A 39-year-old female asked:

I have crohn's & take percocet for pain. when i take it i can't sleep for 24 hrs. it happens with all narcotic pain killers. what else can i take?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Nicholas Stratas
Psychiatry 61 years experience
Mirtazapine, duloxet: Speak to your doctor about Mirtazapine or duloxetine - antidepressants which help with sleep and pain.
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
Anesthesiology 29 years experience
Speak with: A GI and/or pain specialist. Non-narcotic medications, including steroids, may be better options for you. Also, discuss the pain source and see what options you have for treatment.

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Last updated Jun 30, 2014

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