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Table 3 Positive screening of prescribed prescription drugs between sexes

From: Challenges in detecting and diagnosing substance use in women in the acute psychiatric department: a naturalistic cohort study

Variable Women Men
Positive screening prescription drugs Non- prescribed (% of positive tests) Positive screening prescription drugs Non- prescribed (% of positive tests)
At least one of the following 90 (48.4%) 38 (43.7%) 88 (43.4%) 33 (36.3%)
Benzodiazepine derivatives 59 (31.7%) 25 (42.4%) 60 (30.3%) 25 (41.6%)
Zopiclone 23 (12.4%) 9 (39.1%) 17 (8.6%) 4 (23.5%)
Morphine 3 (1.6%) 1 (33.3%) 2 (1%) -
Codeine 5 (2.7%) 3 (60%) 6 (3%) 1 (16.6%)
Methadone - - 3 (1.5%) 3 (100)
  1. ()% within sex and within positive tests