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Table 4 Parents’ practices during the administration of oral drugs (N = 420)

From: The difficulties experienced during the preparation and administration of oral drugs by parents at home: a cross-sectional study from Palestine

VariableFrequency (%)
A tool to give liquid drugsa
 Cup attached with drug39 (9.3)
 Teaspoon91 (21.7)
 Tablespoon30 (7.1)
 Syringe351 (83.6)
 Other tools4 (1)
Reading leaflet
 Yes382 (91)
 No38 (9)
Recording time when giving the drug
 Yes228 (54.3)
 No192 (45.7)
  1. aTotal exceeds 100 % as data are overlapping due to multiple answers