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Table 1 Dosing schedule for Artemether-Lumefantrine (Coartem)

From: Factors associated with non-adherence to Artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) to malaria in a rural population from holoendemic region of western Kenya

Weight(Kg) Age in years Number of tablets per dose
   Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
   1stdose 8 hours 24 hours 36 hours 48 hours 60 hours
5-14 5 months ≤ 3 years 1 1 1 1 1 1
15-24 3-7 years 2 2 2 2 2 2
25-34 8-11 years 3 3 3 3 3 3
Above 34 ≥ 12 years 4 4 4 4 4 4
  1. Source: [13] National Guidelines for the Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Malaria in Kenya.
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