Home > Medical > Pain > Tools Could you be using the wrong painkillers? All sections in Tools » Fitness » Diet » Mind » Medical » General Fill in this questionnaire and find out. Which type of pain do you regularly suffer from? HeadacheMigraineBackachePeriod painDental painMuscle strain or other trauma Arthritis or chronic joint painPain resulting from cancerChronic pain due to another causeOther How often are you aware of the pain? Most days of the weekAt least once a weekAt least once a monthOnly when I try tp perform a specific action To relieve the pain, what type of painkiller do you rake first? Aspirin (examples: Disprin, Codis)Paracetamol (examples: Panado, Tylenol)Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) (examples: Voltaren, Panamor, Brufen, Nurofen, Aleve, SynflexA combination of paracetamol and non-steroidal anti-inflammatoriesCodeine-containing medication (examples: Myprodol, Syndol, Betapyn, Stopayne)Migraine medication (Imigran, Maxalt, Migril, Zomig)Highly scheduled medication (examples: morphine, pethidine)A combination of any I can lay my hands on I only take natural medicationI never take painkillers, period If the pain isn't relieved, what type of painkiller do you take next? I take more of the same type of painkillerAspirin (examples: Disprin, Codis)Paracetamol (examples: Panado, Tylenol)Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) (examples: Voltaren, Panamor, Brufen, Nurofen, Aleve, SynflexCoxibs (Cox2-inhibitors) (examples: Celebrex)Codeine-containing medication (examples: Myprodol, Syndol, Betapyn, Stopayne)Migraine medication (Imigran, Maxalt, Migril, Zomig)Highly scheduled medication (examples: morphine, pethidine)A combination of any I can lay my hands on I only take natural medicationI never take painkillers, period How effective are the painkillers? 75% - 100% pain relief50% - 75% pain relief25% - 50% pain relief1% - 25% pain reliefNo pain relief at all Do you stick to the prescribed dosage? AlwaysMost of the time, but I sometimes take a higher dosage than recommendedI always need a higher dosage than recommended Diet Tools Fitness Tools General Tools Medical Tools Mind Tools Am I eating correctly to lose weight? Am I eating correctly to stabilise my blood sugar levels? Am I eating right for my diabetes? Am I eating right to improve insulin resistance? Am I eating to control PMS? Am I eating to optimise my health? Am I eating to optimise my pregnancy? Am I eating to prevent heartburn? Am I eating too much fat? Am I eating too much sugar? Am I feeding my baby correctly? Am I healthy for breastfeeding? Are you at risk for developing osteoporosis? Are you eating correctly to control headaches? Are you ready for weight loss? Burn-o-meter Calcium calculator Calorie counter Do I need a vitamin C supplement? Glycaemic index tool Is my toddler eating properly? Is my vegetarian diet balanced? Is your diet doomed to failure? Is your diet heart-healthy? Micronutrient reference tool Are you a rugby addict? Find your workout personality Flexibility test Push-up test Sit-up test Step test for endurance Target heart rate calculator Are you happily single? Are you practical? Are you ready to have a baby? Are you ready to quit smoking? Are you still wasting time on sibling rivalry? Can you save a life? Check your health IQ Is my girlfriend pregnant? Is this relationship going to work? More than friends? Ready for sex? Rogue's gallery Test your sex toy IQ What kind of friend are you? Would you survive disaster? Your sun sense Am I at risk for hypertension? Am I at risk of COPD? Am I nearing menopause? Are you at risk for erectile dysfunction? Are you at risk for prostate cancer? Are you eating correctly to control headaches? Assess your diabetes risk Assess your risk for foot problems Assess your risk for HIV/Aids Check your COPD facts Could I have high cholesterol? Could you be using the wrong painkillers? Do you suffer from erectile dysfunction? Erectile function index Find out: is it a cold, sinusitis or flu? Heading for a heart attack? How healthy is your prostate? How much do you know about menopause? Is my heartburn serious? Is your asthma under control? Quiz: is plastic surgery right for you? Test your knowledge on HIV/Aids Why am I so tired? Are you a hypochondriac? Are you a sex addict? Are you ambitious? Are you depressed? Are you honest? Are you ready for sex? Assess your stress Blood alcohol test Could you be bipolar? Daily activities and social independence test Do I have OCD? Do you have a problem with alcohol? IQ test 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.