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Table 3 Types of prescription medicine borrowed or shared (Multiple responses allowed)

From: Prevalence of borrowing and sharing prescription medicines and associated socio-demographic factors: findings from COBERS health centres in northern Uganda

  Borrowed Prescription Medicine Shared Prescription Medicine
Types of medicine Frequency (n) Percentage (%) Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Analgesics (pain killers) 451 59.8 463 49.8
Anti-malarial drug 231 30.7 262 28.2
Antibiotics 71 9.4 196 21.1
Antiretroviral 1 0.1 2 0.2
Anti-helminthes 0 0.0 1 0.1
Allergies 0 0.0 6 0.6
Total 754 100.0 930 100.0