Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 6 Information about the medicines used under medical advice 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

  Missing information regarding
medical advice, n (%)
Subjects who had used at least one medicine under medical advice, n (%)
  Questionnaire Questionnaire
  A B A B
Analgesics 5 (4.4) 15 (11.8) 34 (31.2) 22 (19.6)
Antibiotics 2 (5.9) 3 (15.8) 22 (68.8) 13 (81.3)
Antifungals 0 (0.0) 3 (27.3) 16 (72.7) 5 (62.5)
Antiparasitics 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 7 (53.9) 3 (60.0)
Antimalarials 0 (0.0) 2 (40.0) 3 (100.0) 1 (33.3)
Vitamins 2 (5.3) 8 (28.6) 19 (52.8) 13 (65.0)
Antiasthmatics 1 (14.3) 4 (40.0) 5 (83.3) 6 (100.0)
Antihistamines 1 (2.9) 8 (23.5) 7 (21.2) 7 (26.9)
Contraceptives * 1 (7.1) 3 (21.4) 11 (84.6) 8 (72.7)
Antitussives 1 (16.7) 0 (0.0) 2 (40.0) 2 (100.0)
Antacids 1 (5.0) 1 (10.0) 5 (26.3) 9 (32.1)
  1. * Information on the use of contraceptives refers only to the female participants.