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Table 4 Baseline haemoglobin concentrations in g/dL in patients of both sexes with acute uncomplicated falciparum malaria enrolled in trials in several African countries

From: Single low-dose primaquine for blocking transmission of Plasmodium falciparum malaria – a proposed model-derived age-based regimen for sub-Saharan Africa

Age (years) 1st 5th 10th 25th Median 75th 90th 95th 99th No.
0.5 to <1 4.8 5.5 6.0 6.9 8.2 9.7 10.7 11.7 12.8 1693
1 4.8 5.9 6.4 7.4 8.9 10.2 11.5 12.1 13.6 3247
2 4.8 5.9 6.7 7.8 9.4 10.7 11.7 12.7 14.0 2262
3 5.0 6.1 7.1 8.6 9.9 11.2 12.4 12.8 14.2 1838
4 5.0 6.3 7.3 8.9 10.2 11.5 12.5 13.2 14.3 1528
5 5.5 7.1 7.5 9.1 10.5 11.8 12.8 13.3 14.1 602
6 5.5 7.1 7.6 9.0 10.3 11.6 12.6 13 14.3 429
7 5.0 7.1 7.8 9.3 10.6 11.9 13.0 13.8 15.1 357
8 5.1 6.8 7.7 9.4 10.9 12.1 13.2 14.0 15.5 297
9 6.3 7.5 8.6 9.7 11.0 12.5 13.2 13.6 14.8 232
10 6.7 7.7 8.9 10.1 11.3 12.7 13.8 14.2 15.1 227
11 6.8 7.4 8.9 10 11.6 12.7 14.0 14.8 15.5 133
12 6.4 8.2 9.4 10.5 11.6 12.9 14.0 14.8 15.8 100
13 6.5 7.8 8.5 10.1 11.5 12.6 14.0 15.1 15.4 57
14 7.1 7.9 9.2 10.4 11.6 12.8 13.7 14.3 15.5 62
15 7.8 8.0 9.0 9.7 11.1 12.5 14.4 15.2 15.6 33
16 8.0 8.4 9.2 10.5 12.0 13.5 14.7 16.1 17.3 33
17 7.8 7.8 8.6 10.2 12.0 13.6 15.8 15.9 16.1 24
≥18 6.7 8.2 9.1 10.9 12.3 13.9 15.1 16 17.3 574