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Table 2 Answers related to off-label use at the individual hospital.

From: Off-label use in germany - a current appraisal of gynaecologic university departments

Answers Number of physicians (n) Percentage (%)
Kind of physician, who administers off-label drugs most commonly (point of physicians view) 56 (assistant medical directors) 86
  24 (interns) 66
Frequency of using off-label 31 (daily) 48
medicaments 23 (weekly) 35
  11 (rare exception) 17
Kind of procedure - going along with off-label:   
-product information 36  
-technical literature 55 55
-educational advertising 61 85
-none   94
Most commonly used off-label medicaments:   
-Uterotonics 22 34
-Tocolytics 18 28
-Chemotherapeutics 15 23