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Table 2 Prevalence of non-adherence to the maternal and newborn single doses of nevirapine in Bindura, 2008

From: Non-adherence to the single dose nevirapine regimen for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Bindura town, Zimbabwe: a cross-sectional analytic study

Adherence Characteristics Frequency 95%CI
  n = 212 %  
Maternal nevirapine dose    
Swallowed nevirapine at least 2 hrs before delivery 147 69.3 62.9-75.3
Swallowed nevirapine less than 2 hrs before delivery 29 13.7 9.5-18.8
Did not swallow nevirapine before delivery 36 17.0 12.4-22.5
Total maternal non-adherence to NVP 65 30.7 24.7-37.1
Newborn nevirapine dose    
Swallowed nevirapine within 72 hrs of birth 155 73.1 66.8-78.8
Swallowed the nevirapine more than 72 hrs after birth 15 7.1 4.2-11.2
Did not swallow nevirapine after birth 42 19.8 14.9-25.6
Total newborn baby non-adherence to nevirapine 57 26.9 21.2-33.2
Combined maternal-infant nevirapine doses    
Mother, baby or both took NVP within recommended time 121 57.1 50.3-63.6
Mother, baby or both took NVP outside recommended time 25 11.8 8.0-16.7
Mother, baby or both did not swallow nevirapine 66 31.1 25.2-37.6
Combined mother-baby non-adherence to NVP 91 42.9 36.4-49.7