Introduction: This review aimed to investigate The Schizophrenia necessitates long-term care and frequently calls for intervention, which frequently results in drug nonadherence. Methods: There are 20 articles in it. The first published study was thoroughly researched using the following electronic databases: SCOPUS, SCIENCE DIRECT, SAGE, PsychINFO, and PubMed. The inclusion criteria were met by all studies published in English between 2019 and 2021 that used a quantitative study design and people between the ages of 18 and 65 as participants. Results: Atypical antipsychotics, minor psychiatric symptoms, prior medication history, a good attitude toward medicine, male gender, socioeconomic status, general health state, and self-efficacy. Conclusion: Reduced status, life itself, length of sickness, substance misuse, degree of education, and disease severity were found to have influences on drug adherence. Influence on therapeutic practice, especially the delivery of psychoeducation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)180-190
Number of pages11
JournalMalaysian Journal of Medicine and Health Sciences
Publication statusPublished - May 2023


  • Medication Adherence
  • Patients
  • Schizophrenia


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