The Scientific World Journal / 2020 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Practice towards Rational Drug Use at Finotselam and Asirade Zewudie Hospitals Based on WHO Core Drug Use Indicators, Northwest Ethiopia

Table 2

List of drugs frequently prescribed in FSH, northwest Ethiopia, from October 11 to November 30, 2019.

No.Drug nameDosage formStrengthFrequency

1Amoxicillin 500 mgCapsule500 mg68 times
2Azithromycin 500 mgTablet250 mg39 times
3Amoxicillin 500 mg + clavulanic 125 mgTablet500 mg + 125 mg30 times
4Ciprofloxacin 500 mgTablet500 mg27 times
5Amoxicillin 125 mg/5 mlSuspension125 mg/5 ml18 times
6Doxycycline 100 mgCapsule100 mg17 times
7Clarithromycin 500 mgTablet500 mg10 times
8Cotrimoxazole 240 mg/5 mlSuspension240 mg/5 ml9 times
9Cloxacillin 500 mgCapsule500 mg9 times
10Amoxicillin (125 mg + clavulanic 31.5 mg)Suspension156.5 mg/5 ml7 times

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