Skip to main content

Table 3 Effect of some sociodemographic factors on potential drug-herb interactions

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

  Potential Interaction No interaction P- value
Gender    0.027a
Male 30 (58.8 %) 77 (41.4 %)
Female 21 (41.2 %) 109 (58.6 %)
Mean age (Years) 53.1 ± 13.3 46.1 ± 13.8 0.001b
Mean no. of medications 2.1 ± 1.1 1.4 ± 0.8 <0.001b
Mean no. of diseases 1.6 ± 0.8 1.2 ± 0.4 <0.001b
  1. a: Chi-square test
  2. b: Independent samples t-test