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Table 2 WHO age and weight bands and drug doses

From: A double blind community-based randomized trial of amoxicillin versus placebo for fast breathing pneumonia in children aged 2-59 months in Karachi, Pakistan (RETAPP)

Age (Weight) Amoxicillin Dosea (250/5 ml) (Morning & Evening)
2 months up to 12 months (4-˂10 kg) 5 ml
12 months up to 3 years (10- ˂14 kg) 10 ml
3 years up to 5 years (14 – ˂ 20 kg) 15 ml
  1. aOr an equal amount of placebo