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Prescription survey indicates poly-pharmacy

Number of medicines prescribed for a patient per encounter was higher than the World Health Organisation (WHO) standards, according to a random prescription survey conducted in 2018.

This, health officials, said indicated the prevalence of poly-pharmacy, which means use of multiple medicines by a patient.

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