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If you take pain killers regularly starting at a young age, will they continue to work later in life?

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Dr. Paul Reynolds
Pain Management
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In brief: Not likely

Tolerance to the pain relieving effects of opiates is especially seen in younger patients.
Getting off opiates sooner rather than later is best and your doctor should provide guidance.

In brief: Not likely

Tolerance to the pain relieving effects of opiates is especially seen in younger patients.
Getting off opiates sooner rather than later is best and your doctor should provide guidance.
Dr. Paul Reynolds
Dr. Paul Reynolds
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management

In brief: Tolerance

Eople can develop tolerance to pain medication.
This means you may need more medication to treat the same level of pain later on.

In brief: Tolerance

Eople can develop tolerance to pain medication.
This means you may need more medication to treat the same level of pain later on.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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