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Table 1 Drug concentrations

From: Treatment outcomes in a safety observational study of dihydroartemisinin/piperaquine (Eurartesim®) in the treatment of uncomplicated malaria at public health facilities in four African countries

Body weight (kg) Daily dosage (mg) Number of tablets per dose
20/160 mg DHA-PQ 40/320 mg DHA-PQ
5 to <7 10 mg DHA and 80 mg PQ 1/2 tablet  
7 to <13 20 mg DHA and 160 mg PQ 1 tablet  
13 to <24 40 mg DHA and 320 mg PQ   1 tablet
24 to <36 80 mg DHA and 640 mg PQ   2 tablets
36 to <75 120 mg DHA and 960 mg PQ   3 tablets
75 to <100 160 mg DHA and 1280 mg PQ   4 tablets