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Table 5 Specific drugs involved in the drug therapy problems in the medical ward of DRH, March 01 to May 31, 2014

From: A prospective observational study of drug therapy problems in medical ward of a referral hospital in northeast Ethiopia

Specific drug N (%)
Ceftriaxone 48 (25.81)
Spiranolactone 27 (14.52)
Enalapril 12 (6.45)
Furosemide 12 (6.45)
Atenolol 6 (3.22)
Clarithromycin 6 (3.22)
Dexamethasone 6 (3.22)
Iron supplement 6(3.22)
Metronidazole 6 (3.22)
Propranolol 6 (3.22)
Others 51 (27.42)
Total 186 (100)
  1. Others: Antibiotics, diuretics, ACEIs, BBs, NSAIDs, Antihyperlipidemics, Digoxin, Antiretroviral drugs, Ca++, vitamins and other supplements