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Table 5 Events occurring pre-treatment and on or post-treatment (AE = adverse events; TESS = treatment-emergent signs & symptoms)

From: Anti-malarial drug safety information obtained through routine monitoring in a rural district of South-Western Senegal

  Pre-treatment On or Post-treatment
AE TESS
N patient with at least 1 event 1213 441 347
(%) 33% 12% 9%
N patient with at least 1 event by age   
    < 6 yr 141 (4%) 35 (8%) 28 (8%)
    6-16 yr 529 (44%) 167 (38%) 126 (36%)
    > 16 yr 521 (43%) 228 (52%) 175 (50%)
    p-value < .0001 < .0001 < .0001
N of events 3897 1144 688
 N mild/ moderate 2828 806 516
(%) 73% 70% 75%
 N severe/ very severe 1071 338 172
(%) 27% 30% 25%
  1. 82 events missing in the age-stratified analysis due to missing age.