The Quality of Antimalarials - A Study in Selected African Countries - EDM Research Series No. 030
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ANNEX: 2C

Country: Ghana
Product: Sulphadoxine/pyrimethamine tablets

 

CENQAM LAB RESULTS

       

Dissolution test

Active ingredient content

CENQAM
REF NO

Sample
number

CP

Manufacturer

Mean
dissolution

%
RSD
(n=6)

Low
fail
<65%

Pass
>65%

1st
value

2nd
value

3rd
value

Mean
value

Low
fail
<90%

High
fail
>110%

Pass
90-110%

20010503-P

GH/SPT/SH118

S

Uni-med,
India

0.19

223.61

0.19

-

90.27

93.33

92.79

92.13

-

-

92.13

20010503-S

GH/SPT/SH118

S

Uni-med,
India

5.61

6.36

5.61

-

92.19

94.47

93.32

93.33

-

-

93.33

20010504-P

GH/SPT/PH17

P

Kinapharma
Accra

16.89

9.89

16.89

-

92.23

95.82

94.62

94.22

-

-

94.22

20010504-S

GH/SPT/PH17

P

Kinapharma
Accra

97.79

2.20

-

97.79

98.81

99.18

98.87

98.95

-

-

98.95

20010505-P

GH/SPT/HH72

H

Unknown

NS

-

-

-

93.48

99.08

-

96.28

-

-

96.28

20010505-S

GH/SPT/HH72

H

Unknown

NS

-

-

-

-

-

-

NSX

-

-

-

20010506-P

GH/SPT/HH70

H

Dannex Ltd,
Accra

NS

-

-

-

81.80

83.00

-

82.40

82.40

-

-

20010506-S

GH/SPT/HH70

H

Dannex Ltd,
Accra

NS

-

-

-

71.07

71.45

-

71.26

71.26

-

-

20010507-P

GH/SPT/DS05

DMS

Farmitalia,
Italy

NS

-

-

-

-

-

-

NP

-

-

-

20010507-S

GH/SPT/DS05

DMS

Farmitalia,
Italy

NS

-

-

-

-

-

-

IDS

-

-

-

20010508-P

GH/SPT/DH06

DH

Farmitalia,
Italy

NS

-

-

-

-

-

-

NP

-

-

-

20010508-S

GH/SPT/DH06

DH

Farmitalia,
Italy

NS

-

-

-

-

-

-

IDS

-

-

-

20010509-P

GH/SPT/PH13

P

Colorama,
UK

NS

-

-

-

97.92

101.64

95.68

98.41

-

-

98.41

20010509-S

GH/SPT/PH13

P

Colorama,
UK

NS

-

-

-

97.80

100.20

95.61

97.87

-

-

97.87

20010510-P

GH/SPT/PH112

P

Dannex Ltd,
Accra

14.78

14.15

14.78

-

90.41

89.63

87.97

89.34

89.34

-

-

20010510-S

GH/SPT/PH112

P

Dannex Ltd,
Accra

88.01

1.92

-

88.01

94.34

95.27

94.57

94.72

-

-

94.72

20010511-P

GH/SPT/HH40

H

Unknown

NS

-

-

-

98.92

92.48

-

95.70

-

-

95.70

20010511-S

GH/SPT/HH40

H

Unknown

NS

-

-

-

-

-

-

NSX

-

-

-

20010512-P

GH/SPT/PH114

P

Colorama
Pharm Ltd,
India

13.49

10.87

13.49

-

90.27

84.93

83.91

86.37

86.37

-

-

20010512-S

GH/SPT/PH114

P

Colorama
Pharm Ltd,
India

75.25

3.65

-

75.25

93.25

94.40

96.07

94.57

-

-

94.57

20010525-P

GH/SPT/PH019

P

Ajanta
Pharm,
Mauritius

68.19

6.07

-

68.19

105.58

105.66

101.28

104.17

-

-

104.17

20010525-S

GH/SPT/PH019

P

Ajanta
Pharm,
Mauritius

102.60

4.37

-

102.60

104.73

106.14

104.74

105.21

-

-

105.21

REF NO: Reference number

RSD: Related standard deviation

CP: Collection point

 

DH: District hospital

DMS: District medical stores

H: Household

S: Shop

P: Pharmacy

P: Pyrimethamine

S: Sulphadoxine

NS: No sample (number of units for testing insufficient)

IDS: Identity of the sulphadoxine questionable

NP: No pyrimethamine detected

   

NSX: No sulphadoxine detected

     
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