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Table 2 Summary data of collected samples, their sources, strengths and dosage forms

From: A cross-sectional analysis of falsified, counterfeit and substandard medicines in a low-middle income country

Medicine’s name, dosage, dose formSampling areaPharmacy entitySample source
UrbanRuralWholesalerCommunity pharmacyRDFLocalImport
Acetaminophen, 500 mg/tab8830436691180
Acetylsalicylic acid, 81 mg/tab88304366910810
Amlodipine, 10 mg/tab8830436694969
Amoxicillin, 500 mg/tab8830436694573
Cefotaxime, 1 g/vial88304366914104
Cetirizine, 10 mg/tab8830436699109
Ciprofloxacin, 500 mg/tab88304366914104
Citramon-P (Acetylsalicylic acid+acetaminophen+caffeine), 450 mg /tab88304366910216
Diclofenac sodium, 100 mg/tab8830436697345
Ibuprofen, 400 mg/tab8830436693115
Metronidazole, 0.5%/100 ml/infusion88304366914104
Nystatin, 5,000,000 IU/tab8830436690118
Omeprazole, 20 mg/tab8830436690118
Panangin (Aspartic Acid, L- potassium and magnesium), 298 mg/tab8830436690118
Sildenafil citrate, 100 mg/tab88304366916102
Total (N = 1770)13204506459901355651205