Table 4

Availability of essential drugs
Number of district hospitals in which item was found (n=6) Number of sub-district hospitals in which item was found (n=12)
All essential paediatric drugs: normal saline, cholera saline, injectable (ampicillin, gentamicin and amoxicillin) and syrup amoxicillin 1 0
Injectable ampicillin 2 10
Injectable gentamicin 6 9
Injectable amoxixillin 2 5
Normal saline IV 4 5
Cholera saline 5 11
Tablet cotrimoxazole 6 12
Syrup amoxicillin 5 10
Oral rehydration solution 6 12
Zinc tablets 6 12

Hoque et al.

Hoque et al. BMC Pediatrics 2012 12:197   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-197

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