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Table 1 Percentage of users in the sample with at least one dispensing for each drug

From: The effect of adherence to statin therapy on cardiovascular mortality: quantification of unmeasured bias using falsification end-points

Drug type ATC-code % of patients with at least one dispensing
Antithrombotics B01 61 %
Renin-angiotensin C09 63 %
Beta blockers C07 60 %
Diuretics C03 56 %
Antidiabetics A10 33 %
Anti-inflammatory M01 34 %
Calcium channel blockers C08 31 %
Cardiac therapy C01 20 %
Obstructive airway R03 19 %
Antihypertensives a C02 2 %
  1. athe category ‘Diuretics’ includes important drugs used for antihypertensive properties