Table 3

Comparisons of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication (NSAID) knowledge in the NSAID and control group

NSAID group (n=16)Control group (n=12)P value
Correct awareness of NSAID risks, n (%)8 (50)5 (41.7)0.662
Correct awareness of NSAID safe dose, n (%)6 (37.5)4 (33.3)0.820
Consumed more than recommended safe limit of NSAID, n (%)*6 (37.5)
  • *Dose exceeding the maximum safe limit for a single dose as per the British National Formulary.24