Efficacy and safety of artemether-lumefantrine dispersible tablets compared with crushed commercial tablets in African infants and children with uncomplicated malaria: a randomised, single-blind, multicentre trial

15 Oct 2008

Salim Abdulla, Issaka Sagara, Steffen Borrmann, Umberto D’Alessandro, Raquel González, Mary Hamel, Bernhards Ogutu, Andreas Mårtensson, John Lyimo, Hamma Maiga, Philip Sasi, Alain Nahum, Quique Bassat, Elizabeth Juma, Lucas Otieno, Anders Björkman, Hans Peter Beck, Kim Andriano, Marc Cousin, Gilbert Lefèvre, David Ubben, Zulfikarali Premji

The Lancet

DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(08)61492-0

Authors aim was to show non-inferiority of a new dispersible formulation of artemether-lumefantrine to the conventional crushed tablet in the treatment of young children with uncomplicated malaria.