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Table 4 When participants informed provider of CAM use (N = 27)

From: Patient needs and preferences for herb-drug-disease interaction alerts: a structured interview study

  Frequency
When they started taking them 29.6%
When they stopped taking them 7.4%
When they suspected a problem 11.1%
When they filled out their history at the doctor’s visit 85.2%
Other (examples include: randomly, at health care provider visit, when concerned about potential overdose, when filling prescriptions, and when they wanted to be on supplements) 37.0%