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Table 4 Medication used by women and men during the previous month, according to the type of questionnaire.

From: Effect of questionnaire structure on recall of drug utilization in a population of university students

  Women (n = 313)   Men (n = 184)  
  Questionnaire   Questionnaire  
  A
n (%)
B
n (%)
P A
n (%)
B
n (%)
P
Analgesics 75 (51.0) 88 (53.0) 0.795 37 (46.2) 38 (36.5) 0.109
Antibiotics 21 (14.3) 12 (7.2) 0.007 11 (13.8) 7 (6.7) 0.186
Antifungals 14 (9.5) 7 (4.2) 0.013 7 (8.8) 4 (3.8) 0.115
Antiparasitics 12 (8.2) 3 (1.8) 0.002 1 (1.2) 2 (1.9) 0.685
Antimalarials 2 (1.4) 5 (3.0) 0.445 1 (1.2) 0 (0.0) ---
Vitamins 28 (19.0) 22 (13.2) 0.282 9 (11.2) 5 (4.8) 0.111
Antiasthmatics 6 (4.1) 6 (3.6) 0.812 1 (1.2) 4 (3.8) 0.325
Antihistamines 23 (15.6) 22 (13.2) 0.541 10 (12.5) 12 (11.5) 0.802
Antitussives 3 (2.0) 1 (0.6) 0.268 3 (3.8) 1 (1.0) 0.220
Antacids 17 (11.6) 8 (4.8) 0.048 3 (3.8) 2 (1.9) 0.322
Other drugs 13 (8.8) 10 (6.0) 0.316 3 (3.8) 4 (3.8) 0.977