Table 1

Stock situation for selected IMCI essential drugs before(1997) and after (1998) cost recovery

Cotrimoxazole

Chloroquine

ORS Packets

480 mg

100 mg

Stock Management Indicator

(Box of 1000 tablets)

(Box of 1000 tablets)


Before

After

Before

After

Before

After

(1997)

(1998)

(1997)

(1998)

(1997)

(1998)


Konni District:

Number of Stockouts

1

1

3

0

2

0

Duration of Stockouts

3 months

1 month

19 days

0

10 months

0

Average Monthly Consumption

19.6 boxes

39.4 boxes

20.1 boxes

56.4 boxes

84 packets

1455 packets

Boboye District:

Number of Stockouts

0

1

1

1

1

0

Duration of Stockouts

0

4 months

4 months

2 months

1.5 months

0

Average Monthly Consumption

33.1 boxes

14.2 boxes

29 boxes

60.1 boxes

400 packets

572 packets


Tawfik et al. BMC International Health and Human Rights 2001 1:1   doi:10.1186/1472-698X-1-1

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