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Table 1 Summary of subject data for pregnant, postpartum, and non-pregnant women

From: Population pharmacokinetics of artesunate and dihydroartemisinin in pregnant and non-pregnant women with malaria

 

Pregnancy

Postpartum

Controls

Age (years)

23 (19 - 35)

24 (20 - 36)

24 (18 - 38)

Weight (kg)

63 (40 - 71)

55 (39 - 67)

52 (42 - 84)

BMI (kg/m2)

23 (17 - 27)

22 (17 - 25)

21 (17 - 28)

Parasite density at enrollment†

528 (372 - 842)

NA

807 (325 - 2215)

Baseline ALT (Units/L)

15 (8 - 31)

21 (12 - 71)

18 (11 - 67)

Baseline AST (Units/L)

26 (19 - 43)

29 (17 - 64)

32 (19 - 46)

Baseline Albumin (g/dL)

2.6 (2.1 - 3.4)

3.3 (1.8 - 5.7)

3.3 (2.8 - 4.0)

Baseline AGP (mg/dL)

70 (43 - 123)

80 (32 - 162)

99 (62 - 177)

  1. All values given as Median (Range) unless otherwise specified.
  2. †Values given as median (interquartile range).
  3. Only two women in the postpartum group were slide positive for malaria.