Herbal medicines: a cross-sectional study to evaluate the prevalence and predictors of use among Jordanian adults

This study sought to investigate the prevalence and to determine factors for predicting the use of herbal medicine among Jordanian adults.MethodsA cross-sectional study was conducted involving 378 older adults who were randomly selected from two different areas of Jordan. A questionnaire was used to gather data and validation criteria for validity and reliability of the content were tested by content and face validity in a panel of experts.ResultsFrom a total of 500 invited participants, 378 completed the questionnaire. The prevalence of the use of of herbal products in this study was high at 80.2%. Herbal medicines use was not associated with any demographic factors other than age (p 
Source: Journal of Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice - Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: research

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