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Table 5 Cost of AEDs

From: Antiepileptic drug utilization in Bangladesh: experience from Dhaka Medical College Hospital

AED Mean maintenance dose (mg/day) Cost per unit mg/tab (Taka1) Annual cost (Taka) Annual cost (International Dollar2)
CBZ 400 200 (3.5) 2556 196.12
VPA 600 200 (3) 3285 252.06
PHB 60 30 (1.5) 1096 84.10
PHT 300 100 (2) 2190 168.06
TOP 50 25 (10) 7300 560.24
LTG 100 50 (12) 8760 672.28
  1. 1Local currency.
  2. 2International dollar is calculated by purchasing power parity (PPP).