Medicine advice information sources used in Great Britain 2014

Who or which organisation, if any, would you contact if you wished to get information about advice on medicines?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 14, 2015
Medicine advice information sources used in Great Britain 2014 This statistic displays the response of individuals in Great Britain when asked who they would contact if they wanted to receive information about medicines. As of October 2014, 62 percent of individuals surveyed said they would contact their family doctor/GP or GP surgery for information on medicines.
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Who or which organisation, if any, would you contact if you wished to get information about advice on medicines?

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Share of respondents
Family doctor/GP/GP surgery62%
Pharmacies/pharmacists/chemists40%
Practice Nurse7%
Other internet, not NHS choices6%
NHS walk-in centres3%
NHS Choices3%
Friends/family3%
An NHS non-emergency telephone helpline, such as NHS 1112%
Other healthcare professional1%
I would not look for information about this issue1%
Not relevant to me1%
Share of respondents
Family doctor/GP/GP surgery62%
Pharmacies/pharmacists/chemists40%
Practice Nurse7%
Other internet, not NHS choices6%
NHS walk-in centres3%
NHS Choices3%
Friends/family3%
An NHS non-emergency telephone helpline, such as NHS 1112%
Other healthcare professional1%
I would not look for information about this issue1%
Not relevant to me1%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 14, 2015
This statistic displays the response of individuals in Great Britain when asked who they would contact if they wanted to receive information about medicines. As of October 2014, 62 percent of individuals surveyed said they would contact their family doctor/GP or GP surgery for information on medicines.
Show more
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