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Table 2 Factors independently associated with herbal use among patients attending the infertility clinic at Mulago Hospital

From: Prevalence and factors associated with use of herbal medicine among women attending an infertility clinic in Uganda

Variable Adjusted OR (95% CI) P- value
Age (< 30 versus > 30 years) 0.18 (0.07-0.46) <0.001
Education level   
(< primary versus > secondary) 0.12 (0.05-0 .32) <0.001
Marital status   
Married versus Single 2.55 (1.24 5.24) 0.011
Ever conceived   
No versus Yes 4.08 (1.86 - 8.96) <0.001
Duration of stay with partner   
(1 – 3 years versus >3 years) 0.39 (0.16 – 0.93) 0.03
Duration of infertility   
(1 – 3 years versus >3 years) 3.52 (1.51 -8.21) 0.004