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Table 4 Studies of the prevalence of DDIs according to the mechanisms involved in Ethiopian Hospitals

From: Prevalence of potential drug-drug interactions and associated factors among outpatients and inpatients in Ethiopian hospitals: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies

Authors Mechanism of DDIs
Pharmacokinetic Pharmacodynamics Unknown
Gunasekaran et al., 2016 [25] 164 (61.42%) 101 (37.83%) 2 (0.75%)
Behailu Terefe Tesfaye et al., 2017 [6] 1059 (43.56%) 1335 (54.92%) 37 (1.52%)
Diksis et al., 2019 [5] 245 (25.34%) 574 (59.36%) 148 (15.3%)
Henok Getachew et al., 2016 [29] 197 (50.13%) 181 (46.06%) 15 (3.82%)
Yesuf TA, et al., 2017 [33] 142 (53.38%) 124 (46.62%) 0 (0.0%)
Tesfaye and Nedi, 2017 [34] 358 (49.79%) 321 (44.65%) 40 (5.56%)
Kibrom et al., 2018 [35] 142 (47.97%) 87 (29.39%) 67 (22.6%)
  1. Footnote: Seven studies did not report the mechanisms of drug-drug interaction