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Table 2 Respondents Knowledge of IPTp

From: Knowledge and utilization of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria among pregnant women attending antenatal clinics in primary health care centers in rural southwest, Nigeria: a cross-sectional study

Variables N = 109  
  Frequencies Percentages
Definition of IPTp   
1 = Very good 26 23.9
2 = Average 15 13.8
3 = Poor 68 62.4
*What drug is recommended for IPTp use   
Malareich 42 38.5
Amalar 18 16.5
Phensic 12 11.0
Chloroquine 15 13.8
Fansidar 13 11.9
*Who can be given IPTp   
Pregnant Woman 63 57.8
Infants 40 36.7
Aged people 20 18.3
Men 25 22.9
*How many tablets of IPTp is used as a dose   
3 tablets 51 46.8
2 tablets 26 23.9
5 tablets 3 2.8
1 tablet 3 2.8
*When is IPTp recommended to be used during pregnancy   
4–6 months 67 61.5
7–9 months 12 11.0
1–3 months 1 0.9
Don't Know 25 22.9
  1. * Multiple responses