Table 4: Comparison of proportion of people with stunting and wasting at baseline and at 8 months after treatment.

MorbidityPrevalence at baseline
% (95% CI)
Prevalence at 8 months
% (95% CI)
value

Stunting
 Overall38340.21 (35.30–45.12)33636.31 (31.17–41.45)0.2833
Treatment arm
 1 × 40 mg/kg19938.19 (31.44–44.94)17537.14 (29.98–44.30)0.8344
 2 × 40 mg/kg18442.39 (35.25–49.53)16135.40 (28.01–42.79)0.1844
Wasting
 Overall38314.10 (10.61–17.59)33624.40 (19.81–28.99)<0.001
Treatment arm
 1 × 40 mg/kg19915.58 (10.54–20.62)17522.29 (16.12–28.45)0.0970
 2 × 40 mg/kg18412.50 (7.72–17.28)16126.71 (19.87–33.54)0.0008