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Table 1 Characteristics of the study population at the first drug intake

From: Population pharmacokinetics of mefloquine, administered as a fixed-dose combination of artesunate-mefloquine in Indian patients for the treatment of acute uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria

  Mean Standard deviation Range
Age (y) 28.1 9.0 18-45
Body weight (kg) 53.3 7.3 40-70
Parasite density (count/μL) 8356* NR 1165-94693
Haemoglobin (mg/dL) 13.1 2.15 7.1-16.8
ASAT (IU) 34.4 14.1 18-77
ALAT (IU) 26.2 17.1 1-85
Serum creatinine 0.96 0.18 0.6-1.7
  1. *Median; NR: not relevant.
  2. ASAT aspartate aminotransferase; ALAT alanine aminotransferase.
  3. (n = 77: 74 male/3 female).