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DRUG SCHEDULE FOR TREATMENT OF P vivax MALARIA CASES
(As per NVDBCP Guide Line)

Chloroquine & Primaquine :

Chloroquine & Primaquine

Age in years To be given just after collection of B/S After obtaining B/S report
Chloroquine Tab (consecutive 3 days) Primaquine Tab (1st day single dose) Pv (Tab Primaquine for 14 days) Pf
1st Day 2nd Day 3rd Day
0 -1 ½ (75mg) ½ (75mg) ¼ (37.5 mg) 0 Nil No medicine
1+ - 4 1 (150 mg) 1 (150 mg) ½ (75 mg) 1 (7.5 mg) 2.5 mg daily
4+ - 8 2 (300 mg) 2 (300 mg) 1 (150 mg) 2 (15 mg) 5 mg daily
8+ - 14 3 (450 mg) 3 (450 mg) 1½ (225 mg) 4 ( 30 mg) 10 mg daily
14 above 4 (600 mg) 4 (600 mg) 2 (300 mg) 6 (45 mg) 15 mg daily

NOTE: Tab Primaquine is contraindicated in Pregnancy
For Chloroquine resistant area (2nd line drug)
DRUG SCHEDULE FOR TREATMENT OF P falciperum MALARIA CASES of Jalpaiguri district

Sulphadoxine-Pyrimethamine & Artesunate Combination Therapy :

Sulphadoxine-Pyrimethamine & Artesunate Combination Therapy
Age in Yr. Artesunate (AS) & SP) Day-1 (No. of Tab) Day-2 (No. of Tab) Day-3 (No. of Tab) Day-2 (Tab Primaquine)
Below 1Yr. AS ½ ½ ½ 0
SP ¼ NIL NIL  
1 to 4Yr AS 1 1 1 1 (7.5mg)
SP ½ NIL NIL  
4+ to 8Yr AS 2 2 2 2(15mg)
SP 1 NIL NIL  
8+ to 14Yr. AS 3 3 3 4(30 mg)
SP 2 NIL NIL  
14 & above AS 4 4 4 6(45 mg)
SP 3 NIL NIL  

NOTE :
•   Jalpaiguri district is a High risk district as a whole.
•   2nd line drug are using for falciparum infection. Sulphadoxine-Pyrimethamine (SP), Artesunate (AS) should always be used in combination. Otherwise resistance to this drug will develop soon.

Now in our district we are using age wise combiblister pack of ACT.

District Health Administrative Building, 1st Floor, Hospital Road, Jalpaiguri-735101: 91-3561-225380 / + 91-3561-232001. Central Fax: + 91-3561-232001
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