Table 4

Price comparison of ARV dosage forms, 2008-2009*

Pediatric

Defined Daily Dose

2008

Price/Person/Year (USD)

2009

Price/Person/Year (USD)


Weight

(kg)

Liquid

(ml)

Pedi

FDC

(tab)

Adult

FDC

(tab)

Liquid

Pedi

FDC

Adult

FDC

Liquid

Pedi

FDC

Adult

FDC


2-in-1 FDCs


ABC60/3TC30

5

6/6

2

175

-

142

89


3TC30/d4T6**

5

6/12

2

69

27

52

23


3TC60/D4T12**

10

12/24

2

1

139

50

29

105

40

24


3TC30/ZDV60

5

6/12

2

71

44

56

40


LPV100/RTV25

15

5

4

2

323

306

287

286

268

228


3-in-1 FDCs


ABC60/3TC30/ZDV60

5

6/6/12

2

181

-

194

-


3TC30/NVP50/d4T6**

5

6/10/12

2

122

33

83

29


3TC60/NVP100/d4T12**

10

12/20/24

2

1

244

54

40

166

52

37


3TC30/NVP50/ZDV60**

5

6/10/12

2

123

56

86

53


*based upon UNITAID prices reported by Clinton HIV/AIDS Initiative

**dispersible FDC

Waning et al. BMC Pediatrics 2010 10:74   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-10-74

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