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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Orange County

Prescription Medication Adherence

Iím going to read a list of reasons people sometime donít get their medications filled or refilled. Do
any of these reasons apply to you Ö

After taking the medication, it did not seem to help?*

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N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 2,783 722 25.4 22.9-28.0 2,061 74.6 72.0-77.1
-Orange County 78 29 41.3 26.9-57.3 49 58.7 42.7-73.1

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*Asked only of those who have NOT filled or refilled a doctor-prescribed medication.
Due to small numbers no further breakdowns are available.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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