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Idris Mohammed Idris, Diyae Nesredin Hassan, Hanan Abdelkadir Hassen, Rahwa Zerabruk Araya, Dawit G. Weldemariam, "Corrigendum to “Consumers’ Perception of Generic Medicines and Evaluation of In Vitro Quality Control Parameters of Locally Manufactured Paracetamol Tablets in Asmara, Eritrea: A Cross-Sectional Study”", BioMed Research International, vol. 2021, Article ID 9808590, 2 pages, 2021. https://doi.org/10.1155/2021/9808590

Corrigendum to “Consumers’ Perception of Generic Medicines and Evaluation of In Vitro Quality Control Parameters of Locally Manufactured Paracetamol Tablets in Asmara, Eritrea: A Cross-Sectional Study”

Received01 Jun 2021
Accepted01 Jun 2021
Published21 Jun 2021

In the article titled “Consumers’ Perception of Generic Medicines and Evaluation of In Vitro Quality Control Parameters of Locally Manufactured Paracetamol Tablets in Asmara, Eritrea: A Cross-Sectional Study” [1], there were errors in Tables 3 and 5, as follows: (i)In Table 3, the values included in the percentage column are incorrect due to an error introduced when transferring data from a spreadsheet to statistics software package(ii)In Table 5, there was a typographical error in the last cell in the last row of the percentage column where 1.0657% should be corrected to 106.57%

The authors confirm that this does not affect the results and conclusions of the article, and the corrected tables are shown below.


VariablesFrequency ()Percent (%)

Choosing of paracetamol as a pain killerLocal19849.1
Imported19748.9
Both82

Reasons for choosing local paracetamolSame as importedYes73.5
No19196.5
It is cheaperYes21
No19699
Used before and worked wellYes12362.1
No7537.9
AvailabilityYes2613.1
No17286.9

Reasons for not choosing local paracetamolUsed before and did not worked wellYes3517.8
No16282.2
Cheaper so inferior qualityYes31.5
No19498.5
Took longer to have an effectYes4020.3
No15779.9
Imported one have higher qualityYes13166.5
No6633.5
Other people said its ineffectiveYes73.6
No19096.4


Dissolution test of PARA 1
Sample no.UV readingPercentage (%)
Sample 10.4115103.70%
Sample 20.3987100.40%
Sample 30.4413111.20%
Sample 40.402101.30%
Sample 50.4004100.90%
Sample 60.4759119.90%
Average0.42163106.25%
Dissolution test of PARA 2
Sample no.UV readingPercentage (%)
Sample 10.40155101.19%
Sample 20.4186105.50%
Sample 30.4355109.75%
Sample 40.4095103.20%
Sample 50.4419111.36%
Sample 60.4304108.47%
Average0.4229106.57%

References

  1. I. M. Idris, D. N. Hassan, H. A. Hassen, R. Z. Araya, and D. G. Weldemariam, “Consumers’ Perception of Generic Medicines and Evaluation of In Vitro Quality Control Parameters of Locally Manufactured Paracetamol Tablets in Asmara, Eritrea: A Cross-Sectional Study,” BioMed Research International, vol. 2021, Article ID 6642826, 2021. View at: Publisher Site | Google Scholar

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