Results for - Chronic pain and Medication

1,783 voters participated in this survey

1. Do you or anyone you know suffer from chronic pain of some kind?

Yes
57%
1,008 votes
No
35%
630 votes
Not Applicable
8%
145 votes

2. If yes are you or someone you know on medication for their chronic pain?

Yes
42%
750 votes
No
28%
494 votes
Not Applicable
30%
539 votes

3. If you were to be put on pain medication what kind(s) would you be willing to take?

over the counter medication
37%
652 votes
prescription non-narcotic medication such as Lyrica
27%
485 votes
prescription narcotic medication such as percocet or vicodin
23%
403 votes
not applicable
38%
671 votes
Other (please specify)
4%
63 votes

4. As we know narcotic pain medication is highly addictive. Do you know anyone that has an addiction to pain medication?

Yes
26%
456 votes
No
54%
970 votes
Not Applicable
20%
357 votes

5. If your spouse or partner was on narcotic medication and you noticed there were signs of addiction and personality changes and you knew they were abusing their medication would you...

try to get them to seek help
77%
1,371 votes
leave them and cut all ties as this can be a very bad situation
7%
117 votes
ignore it so as to not cause a strain on the relationship
14%
255 votes
Other (please specify)
5%
98 votes

6. What if it was your child. Would you still choose to do the same thing as your above answer?

Yes
65%
1,162 votes
No
8%
140 votes
Undecided
6%
110 votes
Not Applicable
21%
371 votes
09/16/2015 Health & Fitness 1783 24 By: charbonneau_valerie

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