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Table 2 Drugs prescribed from essential drug list

From: Evaluating antimicrobial prescribing in a Tertiary Healthcare Institution in Nigeria

Sex Essential drug list Total
Yes No Yes/no
Male 108 18 3 129
Female 266 36 14 316
Nil sex 5 0 0 5
Total 379 (84.22%) 54 (12%) 17 (3.78%) 450 (100%)
  1. Yes = All the drugs in the prescription are from essential drug list; No = All the drugs in the prescription are NOT from essential drug list; Yes/no = some of the drugs in the prescription are from Essential Drug list; Nil Sex = gender not indicated in the prescription