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Table 3 Percentage of ADDO dispensers who knew what medication information to discuss with customers

From: Engaging the private sector to improve antimicrobial use in the community: experience from accredited drug dispensing outlets in Tanzania

Topic discussed during medicine counseling Baseline (%) (N = 71) Endline (%) (N = 68)
Name of medicine 38 88*
What condition medicine treats 15 85*
How to take medicine 96 100
When to take medicine 94 98
Proper dose 73 95*
Proper storage 55 92*
Importance of completing course 55 100*
Not drinking alcohol (if applicable) 49 71*
Possible side effects 47 77*
  1. *p < 0.05.