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Table 4 Distribution of dosage forms of prescribed antibiotics

From: Evaluating antimicrobial prescribing in a Tertiary Healthcare Institution in Nigeria

Age (years) Oral n (%) Parenteral n (%) Other forms n (%) Total
AD 54 (100) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 54
1620 10 (90.91) 1 (9.09) 0 (0.00) 11
2125 23 (95.83) 0 (0.00) 1 (4.17) 24
2630 25 (92.59) 1 (3.70) 1 (3.70) 27
3135 38 (97.44) 1 (2.56) 0 (0.00) 39
3640 52 (94.55) 2 (3.64) 1 (1.82) 55
4145 54 (98.18) 0 (0.00) 2 (1.82) 55
4650 61 (98.39) 1 (1.61) 0 (0.00) 62
5155 40 (93.02) 2 (4.65) 1 (2.33) 43
5660 17 (100) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 17
6165 20 (100) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 20
6670 10 (100) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 10
7175 12 (100) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 12
7680 1 (100) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 1
8185 1 (100) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 1
8690 2 (100) 0 (0.00) 0 (0.00) 2
Total 420 (97.00) 8 (1.85) 5 (1.15) 433
  1. AD adult patients with no specified age entry