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Table 4 Anti-Inflammatory Interventions, Dosing, and Timing of Administration

From: Use of a novel supplementary food and measures to control inflammation in malnourished pregnant women in Sierra Leone to improve birth outcomes: study protocol for a prospective, randomized, controlled clinical effectiveness trial

Intervention Dose Time of administration
Insecticide-treated mosquito net n/a • Enrollment
Sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine 1500 mg/ 75 mg • Enrollment or 13 weeks gestation, whichever is later
• Every 4 weeks until delivery
Azithromycin 1 g • Enrollment or second trimester, whichever is later
• Weeks 28–34
Albendazole 400 mg once • Enrollment or second trimester, whichever is later
Testing and treatment for bacterial vaginosis with metronidazole 750 mg PO daily for 7 days • Enrollment
• Weeks 28–34