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Table 2 Patient prescription information (n = 123*)

From: Antibiotic repeat prescriptions: are patients not re-filling them properly?

Type of information n (%) Type of information n (%)
Antibiotic Time between original Rx and repeat filling
Amoxycillin with clavulanic acid <2weeks <2weeks 69 (60)
Amoxycillin ≥2 weeks <1 month ≥2 weeks <1 month 7 (6.1)
Roxithromycin ≥1 month <3 months ≥1 month <3 months 17 (14.8)
Cephalexin ≥3 months <6 months ≥3 months <6 months 9 (7.8)
Clarithromycin ≥6 months ≥6 months 13 (11.3)
Cefaclor Missing Missing 8
Missing 14   
  1. *For both categories there were some missing responses.