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Variable Label: Med2-reason stop taking:1st mention


PH27a

link to respondent booklet (RB PG 39)

Which of these are reasons why you stopped taking [(LISTED MEDICATION)]:

PROBE UNTIL NO MORE MENTIONS: Any other reasons?

CHECK ALL THAT APPLY. READ LIST ALOUD IF R CANNOT READ

1 THE MEDICINE WAS NOT HELPING

2 YOU THOUGHT THE PROBLEM WOULD GET BETTER WITHOUT MORE MEDICINE

3 YOU COULDN T AFFORD TO PAY FOR THE MEDICINE

4 YOU WERE TOO EMBARRASSED TO CONTINUE TAKING THE MEDICINE

5 YOU WANTED TO SOLVE THE PROBLEM WITHOUT MEDICATIONS

6 THE MEDICINE CAUSED SIDE-EFFECTS THAT MADE YOU STOP

7 YOU WERE AFRAID THAT YOU WOULD GET DEPENDENT ON THE MEDICATION

8 SOMEONE IN YOUR PERSONAL LIFE PRESSURED YOU TO STOP

9 OTHER REASON FOR STOPPING

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ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1THE MEDICINE WAS NOT HELPING4131.54%00.20%
2YOU THOUGHT THE PROBLEM WOULD GET BETTER WITHOUT MORE MEDICINE201.54%00.01%
3YOU COULDN T AFFORD TO PAY FOR THE MEDICINE1108.46%00.05%
4YOU WERE TOO EMBARRASSED TO CONTINUE TAKING THE MEDICINE100.77%00.00%
5YOU WANTED TO SOLVE THE PROBLEM WITHOUT MEDICATIONS806.15%00.04%
6THE MEDICINE CAUSED SIDE-EFFECTS THAT MADE YOU STOP2620.00%00.13%
7YOU WERE AFRAID THAT YOU WOULD GET DEPENDENT ON THE MEDICATION604.62%00.03%
9OTHER REASON FOR STOPPING3526.92%00.17%
-8DONT KNOW5-00.02%
.Missing19878-99.33%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

  • Missing Data Codes: -8 (Don't know), . (Missing)
  • Total Cases: 20013

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