Infectious diseases by type of medication used in the United Kingdom 2018

Share of medication used by adults with infectious disease* in the United Kingdom in 2018

by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 21, 2019
Infectious diseases by type of medication used in the United Kingdom 2018 This statistic depicts the medication usage of adults with an infectious disease in the United Kingdom in 2018. In this year, 65 percent of individuals with an infectious disease did not use medication as a treatment option.
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Share of medication used by adults with infectious disease* in the United Kingdom in 2018

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Using prescriptionNot using prescription
No product65%75%
OTC only**22%82%
Prescription only9%77%
Prescription and OTC4%92%
65 years and over8%
Using prescriptionNot using prescription
No product65%75%
OTC only**22%82%
Prescription only9%77%
Prescription and OTC4%92%
65 years and over8%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 21, 2019
This statistic depicts the medication usage of adults with an infectious disease in the United Kingdom in 2018. In this year, 65 percent of individuals with an infectious disease did not use medication as a treatment option.
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