Hi there. I think it is really important to get your mum checked out properly. it is very easy to assume that all the aches and pain are drug related but it is important to get a medical opinion on this as we are all different. I have had terrible night pains on and off for the last 3 years and I know that it is a vicious circle because the more I toss and turn the sorer my joints are the next day. I also invested in a memory foam topper which helped me to feel comfy. She may also be able to get something to help her sleep from her GP as that seems to work better than painkillers to allow me to get a better sleep when I am desperate .
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