Table 3: Factors associated with medication adherence.

VariableLevel of adherenceCrude OR
Adjusted OR
OptimalSuboptimal

Sex
 Male55 (25.34)67 (30.88)11
 Female38 (17.51)57 (26.26)1.231 1.103
Residence
 Urban72 (33.18)53 (24.42)11
 Rural21 (9.68)71 (42.72)4.593 2.008
Disease duration
 Less than two years51 (23.03)41 (18.89)11
 More than two years42 (19.35)83 (9.68)2.458 2.424
Distance
 <2 hours82 (37.78)71 (32.72)11
 ≥2 hours11 (5.10)53 (24.42)5.565 5.061
Other psychiatric illness
 Yes40 (18.43)85 (39.17)11
 No53 (24.42)39 (17.97)2.888 2.228
Naranjo score
 Possible12 (5.53%)7 (3.22%)11
 Probable56 (28.80%)112 (51.61%)3.429 2.838
Severity of ADR
 Moderate59 (27.18%)91 (41.93)11
 Sever8 (3.69%)28 (12.90)2.269 1.172

Statistically significant at 0.05. Significant at 0.01.