By Steven Reinberg

HealthDay Reporter

WEDNESDAY, June 24, 2020 (HealthDay Information) — Us citizens go on to look to the drugs cupboard for ache aid, with one in ten employing some form of prescription painkiller, a new U.S. government report claims.

But use of prescription opioid painkillers leveled off from 2015 to 2018, while prescriptions for nonopioid ache meds rose, in accordance to the report from the U.S. Facilities for Illness Handle and Avoidance.

This study and other analysis is displaying that ache management is starting to be safer, mentioned Dr. Ajay Wasan, president of