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Table 2 Most prevalent prescribed off label medicines with their off label categories

From: Drug utilization in neonatal setting of Pakistan: focus on unlicensed and off label drug prescribing

Drugs Age Indication Dose Dosage form Age- Dose Indication- Dose Indication- Dosage form Dosage form- Dose Total
Ampicillin 156 906 109 1171
Cefotaxime 152 854 105 1111
Phenobarbitone 95 126 2 99 34 4 360
Ceftazidime 222 222
Amikacin 194 194
Phenytoin 19 106 5 17 147
Captopril 60 58 11 129
Paracetamol 78 52 11 141
Gentamicin 16 55 12 83
Aminophylline 64 60 13 137
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