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Table 5 Comparison of dosage (g) of five antibiotics used in different age groups

From: Cross-sectional study on the drug utilization and evaluation indicator of antibiotics used in pediatric population

Group Cefmezole sodium for injection Erythromycin lactose for injection Amoxicillin/potassium clavulate for injection Ceftriaxone sodium for injection Azithromycin dry suspension  
Newborn 0.263 0.037 0.166 0.257 0.037 F1 = 10.419
Baby 0.545 0.172 0.399 0.561 0.084 P1 < 0.01
Toddler 0.837 0.291 0.952 0.951 0.124 F2 = 9.319
Preschool 1.247 0.389 1.637 1.361 0.172 P2 < 0.01
School age 1.670 0.584 2.202 1.813 0.212