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Table 3 Detail of antimalarials used in rural areas of district Sargodha Pakistan

From: Irrational use of antimalarial drugs in rural areas of eastern Pakistan: a random field study

Antimalarial Tablet Syrup Capsule Injection
Chloroquine 16000 500 0 140
Sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine 3450 340 0 0
Amodiaquine 2150 315 0 0
Artemether 0 0 332 30
Lumefantrine Artemether 0 0 90 0
Total 21600 1155 422 170
Cost ( PKR) 31,831/- 24, 460/- 15, 520/- 8500/-
Cost (Approximate US $) 400* 300 200 100
  1. * 1 US$ = 81.5 PKR (Forex conversion rate in Aug 2009).