Table 3

 Chronic use of permitted drugs

Drug categoryn (%)
*639 (86.1%) current users.
†243 (32.7%) current users.
Non-steroidal anti inflammatory
    No55 (7.4)
    Yes687 (92.6)*
Analgesics
    No475 (64)
    Yes267 (36)†
Antibiotics (current use)
    No517 (69.7)
    Yes225 (30.3)
Supplements (minerals, supplements and creatine —current use)
    No128 (17.2)
    Yes614 (82.8)
Vitamins (current use)
    No795 (72)
    Yes310 (28)