Home > Medical > Pain > Different painkilling drugs Different painkilling drugs All sections in Pain » About Pain » Different Painkilling Drugs » Epidurals » FAQs » Health Tips » Local Anaesthetics » Pain News » Opiods » Pain in Children » Post-operative Pain Relief » Real-life Story The different groups of painkillers Here follow details of different types of painkillers. A table of mild oral painkillers Here follows a table of the main constituents of some commonly used mild oral painkillers. What different types of painkillers do we find? There are four different types, namely opioids, NSAIDs, Paracetamol and local anaesthetics. Start A Health24 blog » Ask Osteopath » Quiz Are you depressed? » Assess Cancer - are you at risk? » 7 warning signs you should not ignore 6 pains you shouldn't ignore What is an epidural? The epidural space is a very narrow space that is situated immediately outside the spinal fluid. Paracetamol Paracetamol is a very popular pain killer but incorrect use can have fatal consequences. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.