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Table 2 Multivariable factors associated with medication non-adherence among patient with severe mental disorder attending at Bahir Dar Felege Hiwot hospital (n = 377)

From: Psychotropic medication non-adherence among patients with severe mental disorder attending at Bahir Dar Felege Hiwote Referral hospital, north west Ethiopia, 2017

Explanatory variables Med. non adherence COR (95% CI) AOR (95% CI)
Yes No
Age
18–24 44 40 1.29 (0.67, 2.51) 1.34 (0.53, 3.44)
25–34 96 56 2.02 (1.10, 3.69) 3.04 (1.27, 7.29)
35–44 40 40 1.18 (0.60, 2.29) 2.45 (0.93, 6.59)
≥ 45 28 33 1 1
Frequency of medication
Once per day 70 33 1 1
Two times per day’ 138 136 2.09 (1.29, 3.37) 4.60 (2.25, 9.43)
Use of active substance
Yes 155 145 0.48 (0.28, 0.82)  
No 53 24 1  
Social support
Poor 128 80 3.54 (1.92, 6.51) 4.44 (1.78, 11.08)
Intermediate 61 47 2.87 (1.48, 5.56) 3.39 (1.28, 9.04)
Good 19 42 1 1
Attitude towards medication
Positive 132 132 1  
Negative 76 32 0.42 (0.31, 0.77)  
Insight
No 55 8 12.28 (5.55, 27.16) 5.88 (2.08, 16.59)
Partial 78 27 5.16 (3.07, 8.69) 2.88 (1.38, 6.01)
Good 75 134 1 1