Table 6

Drug-related problems addressed throughout the study period

PROBLEMSNO. OF PROBLEMS (N = 782)NO. OF PATIENTS (N = 112)
Patient is taking or receiving a drug for which there is no valid indication9157
Patient requires drug therapy for an indication and is not receiving or taking this therapy15782
Patient is not taking or receiving the appropriate drug or drug product4838
Patient is taking or receiving too little drug8357
Patient is taking or receiving too much drug6943
Patient is not taking or receiving the prescribed drugs appropriately12866
Patient is experiencing an adverse drug reaction (not related to dose)3629
Patient is experiencing a drug-drug, drug-food, or drug-laboratory interaction5644
Other11460