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Table 2 Reasons for non-adherence to antidiabetic medications

From: Adherence to antidiabetic medication and factors associated with non-adherence among patients with type-2 diabetes mellitus in two regional hospitals in Cameroon

Reasons for non-adherence (n = 133) n (%)
Forgetfulness 59 (44.4)
Lack of finances 34 (25.6)
Drug not effective 2 (1.5)
Side effect of drug 6 (4.4)
Multiple medication 2 (1.5)
Too busy 15 (11.3)
Disappearance of symptoms 15 (11.3)