DARU-JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES, vol.27, no.2, pp.735-742, 2019 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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DARU-JOURNAL OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES
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Prescription medicine, Non-prescription medicine, Self-medication, Socio-economic determinants, Turkey, NATIONAL-HEALTH, SELF-MEDICATION, DRUG-USE, ADOLESCENTS, EDUCATION, LITERACY, ADULTS
Background Demographic and socio-economic factors determine pharmaceutical health care utilization for individuals. Prescription and non-prescription medicine use are expected to have different determinants. Even though prescription and non-prescription medicine use is being well researched for developed countries, there are only a few studies for developing countries.