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Table 3 Medications implicated with Medication Error (N = 95)

From: Prevalence and characteristics of medication errors at an emergency department of a teaching hospital in Malaysia

Class of medications prescribedN (%)
Analgesics47 (49.40)
Cardiovascular medications34 (35.70)
Antiinfectives28 (29.40)
Gastrointestinal medications20 (21.05)
Central nervous system medications12 (12.63)
Anti-inflammatory/antirheumatic/gout7 (7.36)
Vaccines, antisera and immunological5 (5.26)
Respiratory medications5 (5.26)
Anesthesia and antimuscaric agents4 (4.21)
Endocrine products and sex hormones2 (2.10)