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Table 5 Number of children and adult respondents taking Anti-Oxidants in the UK and Germany

From: Impact of Friedreich’s Ataxia on health-care resource utilization in the United Kingdom and Germany

  Prescription drugs (UK)1 Non-prescription (UK)1 Prescription drugs (Germany)2 Non-prescription (Germany)3
Child Adult Child Adult Child Adult Child Adult
Idebenone 9 (12%) 1 (1.3%) 1 (1.3%) 1 (1.3%) 5 (17.9%) 1 (3.6%) 3* (10.7%) 1* (3.6%)
Co-enzyme Q-10 6 (8%) 3 (4%) 3 (4%) 5 (6.7%) 0 (0%) 1 (3.6%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
  1. *For the same patients, physician stated as prescription medication.
  2. n=75 for the UK (25 children and 50 adults).
  3. n=28 for Germany (8 children and 20 adults).
  4. 1Source UK – PCIF.
  5. 2Source Germany – PRF.
  6. 3Source Germany - PCIF.