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Table 5 Factors associated with comedication among the total population in the MMTP (178 patients)

From: Survey of methadone-drug interactions among patients of methadone maintenance treatment program in Taiwan

Characteristic Adjusted OR (95% CI) P-value
Age 1.02 (0.95 ~ 1.09) 0.61
Sex   
   Female 1.00 -
   Male 0.63 (0.13 ~ 2.61) 0.54
Education   
   Less than high school 1.00 -
   High school or above 2.42 (1.00 ~ 6.25) 0.06
Marital status   
   Married or living with partner 1.00 -
   Never married 0.23 (0.06 ~ 0.72) 0.02*
   Divorced/widowed 0.24 (0.06 ~ 0.89) 0.03*
Employment   
   Employed 1.00 -
   Other 1.06 (0.41 ~ 2.66) 0.91
Drug use in the past   
   Amphetamine 2.68 (1.15 ~ 6.53) 0.03*
   MDMA 0.19 (0.01 ~ 2.85) 0.26
   Ketamine 4.84 (0.42 ~ 132.23) 0.25
Other use substances   
   Cigarettes 1.43 (0.46 ~ 4.32) 0.53
   Alcohol 1.01 (0.42 ~ 2.45) 0.98
   Betel quid 1.44 (0.50 ~ 4.36) 0.50
HBV coinfection 3.08 (1.03 ~ 10.77) 0.05
HCV coinfection 6.68 (1.56 ~ 31.06) 0.01*
MMTP participation period 1.08 (1.04 ~ 1.12) < 0.0001**
  1. Logistic regression with all the other predictors entered into the model
  2. OR = odds ratio
  3. *: < 0.05; **: < 0.0001