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Table 1 Lists of medicines surveyed in east Wollega zone

From: Availability and affordability of essential medicines for children in the Western part of Ethiopia: implication for access

No Name Strength Dosage form Indications
1. Amoxicillin 125 mg/5 ml Suspension Infectious disease
2. Amoxicillin 250 mg/5 ml Suspension Infectious disease
3. Amoxicillin + Clavulanic Acid 125 mg + 31.25 mg/5 ml Suspension Infectious disease
4. Amoxicillin + Clavulanic Acid 250 mg + 62.5 mg/5 ml Suspension Infectious disease
5. Artesunatea 60 mg Vial Infectious disease
6. Artemether + Lumefantrinea 20 mg + 120 mg Dispersible tab. Infectious disease
7. Chloramphenicol 1 gm Vial Infectious disease
8. Carbamazepine 100 mg/5 ml Syrup Seizure disorder
9. Ceftriaxone 500 mg Vial Infectious disease
10. Cotrimoxazole 40 mg + 200 mg/5 ml Suspension Infectious disease
11. Diazepam 5 mg/ml Ampoule Seizure disorder
12. Gentamicin 20 mg/2 ml Ampoule Infectious disease
13. Ibuprofen 100 mg/5 ml Suspension Pain/inflammation
14. ORS To make 500 ml Powder Dehydration
15. Paracetamol 120 mg/5 ml Syrup Pain
16. Paracetamol 125 mg Suppository Pain
17. Penicillin G 1 million IU Vial Infectious disease
18. Procaine Penicillin G 4 million IU Vial Infectious disease
19. Salbutamol 100 mcg/dose Inhaler Asthma
20. Vitamin Aa 50,000 units Capsule Xerophthalmia
21. Zinc Phosphatea 20 mg Dispersible tab Dehydration
22. Procaine Penicillin G 4 million IU Vial Infectious disease
  1. aMedicines free of charge to the public in the public sector
  2. ORS oral rehydration salt