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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of participants under study

From: Comparison of psychiatric disorders in addicted patients treated with buprenorphine, methadone, and opium tincture in Iran

Quantitative variables Groups Number Mean S.D* Min Max
Age (year) Buprenorphine 24 46.80 9.90 22 61
Methadone 116 48.31 13.33 21 84
Opium tincture 57 55.30 10.34 31 82
Duration of medication (months) Buprenorphine 24 9.75 12.72 1 48
Methadone 116 60.86 64.91 1 266
Opium tincture 57 18.28 28.65 1 44
Dosage (Ml) Buprenorphine 24 3.33 1.92 1 10
Methadone 116 18.15 7.54 5 40
Opium tincture 57 16.95 9.62 3 50
Anxiety score Buprenorphine 24 7.41 3.11 3 15
Methadone 116 6.12 3.71 0 18
Opium tincture 57 7.51 4.92 1 18
Depression score Buprenorphine 24 9.12 4.60 0 19
Methadone 116 10.56 3.49 2 20
Opium tincture 57 10.68 3.80 2 16
Sleep disorder score Buprenorphine 24 3.71 2.79 0 9
Methadone 116 5.53 3.61 0 19
Opium tincture 57 5.68 3.96 1 16
Sexual function score Buprenorphine 24 44.17 21.24 7 67
Methadone 116 35.37 20.93 6 72
Opium tincture 57 36.00 21.85 5 67
Qualitative variables Groups
Buprenorphine Methadone Opium tincture
Sex Female 7 (29.20) 26 (22.40) 7 (12.30)
Male 17 (70.80) 90 (77.60) 50 (78.70)
Total 24 (100) 116 (100) 57 (100)
Education Academic 2 (8.30) 23 (19.8) 6 (10.50)
Nonacademic 22 (91.70) 93 (80.20) 51 (89.50)
Total 24 (100) 116 (100) 57 (100)
Marital status Married 18 (75) 76 (65.50) 44 (77.20)
Single 6 (25) 40 (34.50) 13 (22.80)
Total 24 (100) 116 (100) 57 (100)
Occupation Employed 16 (66.70) 99 (85.30) 53 (93.00)
Unemployed 8 (33.30) 17 (14.70) 4 (7.00)
Total 24 (100) 116 (100) 57 (100)
  1. S.D standard deviation