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Table 3 Estimates of the use of psychotropic drugs obtained from multiple Generalised Estimating Equations models

From: How did the use of psychotropic drugs change during the Great Recession in Portugal? A follow-up to the National Mental Health Survey

 OR95% CI
Any psychotropic drug
Year
  20151.501.13–2.01**
Gender  
  Women2.792.03–3.84***
Age
  ≥ 50 at baseline1.801.28–2.54***
Antidepressants
Year
  20151.370.97–1.93
Gender
  Women3.492.25–5.43***
Age
  ≥ 50 at baseline0.830.55–1.26
Anxiolytics
Year
  20151.220.85–1.74
Gender
  Women1.891.27–2.81**
Age
  ≥ 50 at baseline1.841.21–2.79**
Hypnotics/sedatives
Year
  20151.601.14–2.25**
Gender
  Women2.401.64–3.51***
Age
  ≥ 50 at baseline1.851.23–2.79**
  1. Year 2009, gender men and age 18–49 at baseline considered as reference categories across all models
  2. All analysis adjusted for education
  3. ** p < 0.01
  4. *** p < 0.001