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Table 5 Percentage of consumption of medication containers by sex

From: Ischemic heart disease and primary care: identifying gender-related differences. An observational study

Containers (> = 1) WOMEN
(n = 641)
MEN
(n = 1266)
TOTAL
(n = 1907)
Anticoagulants* 72.9 83.8 80.1
Beta-blockers* 43.8 51 48.6
ACE inhibitors/ARB 45.1 49.8 48.2
Lipid-lowering agents* 55.7 68 63.9
  1. *p-value < 0.01 in the chi-squared test between men and women.