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Table 3 Day 28 treatment success rate for artemisinin combination therapies among P. falciparum infected patients

From: Efficacy and safety of artemisinin-based combination therapies for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria in pediatrics: a systematic review and meta-analysis

No. Drug used Number of studies (treatment groups) Drug efficacy (PCR- corrected day 28)
1 Artemether–Lumefantrine - (AL) 14 (16) 2809/2903 (96.8%)
2 Artesunate–Amodiaquine - (ASAQ) 14 (17) 3136/3258 (96.3%)
3 Dihydroartemisinin–Piperaquine - (DP) 4 (6) 534/535 (99.8%)
4 Artesunate-Sulphamethoxypyrazine-Pyrimethamine - (AS+SMP) 1 (1) 219/229 (95.6%)
5 Pyronaridine:artesunate (PA) (tab & granule) 1 (2) 27/27 (100%)
6 Chlorproguanil-dapsone-artesunate (CDA) 1 (1) 708/765 (92.5%)
7 Total   7433/7717 (96.3%)
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