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Table 2 Differences in drugs mentioned in fatality between FIUI and non-FIUI cases

From: Fatal injuries while under the influence of psychoactive drugs: a cross-sectional exploratory study in England

  Intentional Unintentional
Drugs implicated % FIUI cases (N = 90) % Non-FIUI cases (Intentional poisoning only) cases (N = 604) MOR (95%CI) % FIUI cases (N = 52) % Non-FIUI cases (Unintentional poisoning) (N = 2681) MOR (95%CI)
Alcohol-in-combination 35.2 22.8 1.5 (1.1–2.1) 41.2 25.8 1.6 (1.1–2.2)
Amphetamines 5.7 1.2 4.9 (1.6–15.2) 0 2.3 -
Antidepressants 12.5 35.0 0.4 (0.2–0.6) 10.3 2.0 0.2 (0.03–1.3)
Cannabis 15.9 0 - 23.5 1.3 18.6 (10.2–38.7)
Cocaine 9.1 0.8 11.0 (3.7–32.9) 25.5 5.9 4.3 (2.6–7.0)
Ecstasy-type drugs 4.5 0.8 5.5 (1.5–20.1) 9.8 2.3 4.3 (1.8–10.3)
Heroin 9.1 5.6 1.6 (0.8–3.4) 31.4 90.1 0.6 (0.4–0.9)
Sedative-hypnotics 14.8 15.5 1.0 (0.6–1.6) 23.5 11.7 2.0 (1.2–3.3)
Methadone 4.5 3.0 1.5 (0.5–4.4) 11.9 14.1 0.8 (0.4–1.8)
Opioid analgesics 5.7 36.3 0.2 (0.06–0.4) 9.8 11.5 0.9 (0.4–2.0)