How to stop from being jolted awake when trying to fail asleep?

Patient

Q: How do I stop from being jolted awake when failing asleep? This has kept me up for days some times. I also get twitches and jerks when I'm awake also. My stomach hurts as well which can make the jolts worse. What can I do? Could my stomach be causeing this? And is there any thing natural I could do to stop this?

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