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Why do they give narcotics for pain relief?

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Dr. Ryan Keller
Anesthesiology
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In brief: Narcotic pain relief

Narcotics are a powerful agonist at the same receptor site as yor body's natural endorphins.
It helps your brain minimize the pain signals it is receiving. Please lookup mu receptor for further details.

In brief: Narcotic pain relief

Narcotics are a powerful agonist at the same receptor site as yor body's natural endorphins.
It helps your brain minimize the pain signals it is receiving. Please lookup mu receptor for further details.
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