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Table 2 Drug therapy problems

From: The evaluation of comprehensive medication management for chronic diseases in primary care clinics, a Texas delivery system reform incentive payment program

  Category of drug therapy problems Number of drug therapy problems (N = 301) (%a)
Indication Unnecessary drug therapy 55 (18.27%)
Needs additional drug therapy 50 (16.61%)
Effectiveness Ineffective drug 2 (0.66%)
Dosage too low 19 (6.31%)
Safety Adverse drug reaction 130 (43.19%)
Dosage too high 41 (13.62%)
Adherence Non-adherence 4 (1.33%)
  1. a Percentages may not add up to 100 due to rounding