Everything in life has consequences. You cannot think that you can avoid the consequences of your actions. I know that it might sound harsh, but it is true. Having said that, if you know that everything has consequences, you are probably more likely o make better decisions. One of such decisions might be to avoid painkillers. I am not saying that you should not take them at all. i am rather saying that taking them whenever you feel like you need to take them might have negative effects on your health. Opiate Withdrawal Symptoms can be difficult to live with for an average person. In this case, it is better to avoid painkillers at all cost.