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Variable Label: Med3-reason stop taking:1st mention


PH34a

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 ANY OTHER SIDE EFFECT (SPECIFY)

ValueLabelFrequencyValid
Percent
Total
Percent
1THE MEDICINE WAS NOT HELPING929.03%00.04%
3YOU COULDN T AFFORD TO PAY FOR THE MEDICINE309.68%00.01%
6THE MEDICINE CAUSED SIDE-EFFECTS THAT MADE YOU STOP722.58%00.03%
9ANY OTHER SIDE EFFECT (SPECIFY)1238.71%00.06%
-8DONT KNOW1-00.00%
.Missing19981-99.84%

Disclaimer: Frequencies displayed above are not weighted.

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

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