Table 3

Use of prescription drugs in the past month. *Based on table by Madsen et al.[14] [N = 493]

n

%


No drug use

135

27

Drugs against cardiac disease

8

2

Drugs against CNS disease (e.g. anticonvulsants)

22

5

Anti-neoplastic drugs (prednisolone, immunosuppressive drugs, folic acid)

36

7

Drugs against GI disease

71

14

Insulin or other hormones

71

14

Antibiotics and other systemic drugs against infectious diseases

99

20

Drugs for asthma, eczema, allergy

103

21

Other: Over the counter (OTC), paracetamol nutritional supplements/vitamins on doctors prescription

77

16


Crawford et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2006 6:16   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-6-16

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