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Table 1 The frequency and percentage of most commonly used medications in patients with chronic diseases (N = 400)

From: Evaluation of potential drug- herb interactions among a group of Palestinian patients with chronic diseases

No. Medication Frequency Percentage (%)
1. Metformin 85 21.3
2. Insulin 71 17.8
3. Enalapril 44 11.0
4. Atrovastatin 35 8.8
5. Acetylsalicylic acid 32 8.0
6. Diclofenac 29 7.3
7. Valsartan 24 6.0
8. Atenolol 19 4.8
9. Salbutamol 17 4.3
10. Hydrochlorothiazide 16 4.0
11. Furosemide 15 3.8
12. Amlodipine 13 3.3
13. Ipratropium 12 3.0
14. Oxerutinum 12 3.0
15. Prednisolone 9 2.3