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Table 4 Common reasons for discontinuation of CPT among PLWHA in BMH before February 2012

From: Retrospective evaluation of cotrimoxazole use as preventive therapy in people living with HIV/AIDS in Boru Meda Hospital

Reason for discontinuation Number (%)
Peptic ulcer 10 (19.21)
Skin rash 6 (11.53)
Sever anemia 3 (5.77)
Pregnancy 6 (11.53)
CD4 > 350 cells/mm3 14 (26.92)
Others (not recorded) 13 (25.00)
  Total 52 (20.97)