PRESCRIBING PATTERN OF DRUGS FOR CARDIOVASCULAR CO-MORBIDITIES IN TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS PATIENTS IN A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL

K. Mahalakshmi

Abstract


Objective: analyze the prescription pattern of drugs used in cardiovascular co-morbid conditions in type 2 DM
Method: A prospective observational study. 184 patients, Case of HTN with DM.
Result: Total numbers of prescriptions with β-blockers 34.28 % prescriptions are carvidiol followed by the 45.72 % of Metoprolol
and 20% of Nebivolol. Out of 183 cases, 97 drug interactions were found.
Conclusion: study emphasizes the need of Effective strategies, regular monitoring must be implemented to improve the patient
compliance and achieve a better outcome.


Keywords


Diabetics, Drugdrug interaction, prescribing pattern, cardiovascular diseases,

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