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Table 8 Haematological parameters (mean ± SD)

From: Efficacy and safety of fixed dose combination of arterolane maleate and piperaquine phosphate dispersible tablets in paediatric patients with acute uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria: a phase II, multicentric, open-label study

Parameter (unit) Day 0 Day 2 Day 7 Day 28 Day 42
Mean haemoglobin (g/dL) 10.8 ± 1.49 9.7 ± 1.36 10.3 ± 1.39 11.4 ± 1.00 12.2 ± 1.47
Mean haematocrit 32.1 ± 4.27 28.9 ± 4.61 31.0 ± 4.19 34.5 ± 3.19 35.9 ± 3.98
Platelet count (1000/mm3) 151.5 ± 77.26 175.3 ± 65.65 325.4 ± 126.44 268.6 ± 83.53 311.9 ± 104.77
Lymphocyte (%) 29.5 ± 13.38 46.9 ± 11.88 44.8 ± 11.83 44.3 ± 11.95 45.3 ± 12.48
Eosinophils (%) 1.9 ± 2.39 3.2 ± 4.17 4.3 ± 3.96 5.8 ± 6.18 5.5 ± 5.54
Monocytes (%) 6.7 ± 5.64 8.4 ± 6.15 8.6 ± 4.55 7.5 ± 4.80 7.9 ± 5.50
White blood cells (1000/µL) 8.1 ± 3.08 7.3 ± 2.41 7.9 ± 2.92 7.2 ± 2.06 7.2 ± 2.23
Neutrophils (%) 61.7 ± 15.58 41.2 ± 14.70 42.2 ± 12.91 42.2 ± 13.84 41.2 ± 13.91