Psychotropic medications: recommendations and compliance as reported by participants.
|Recommendations and compliance||% ()|
|Left hospital with psychotropic Rx||60% ()|
|Filled Rx and took medication||70% (91% of these had experience with psych drugs prior to hospital stay)|
|Filled Rx but stopped meds without medical consultation||12% (all had been on meds in recent past) |
|Did not fill Rx||18% |
|No psych medications administered in hospital or prescribed for postdischarge||40% ()|