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Table 2 A suggested weight-based dosing scheme for single low-dose primaquine

From: An optimised age-based dosing regimen for single low-dose primaquine for blocking malaria transmission in Cambodia

Weight in kg Dose of primaquine base in mg Dose of primaquine base in mg/kg
5–14.99 2.5 0.5–0.17
15–29.99 5 0.33–0.17
30–39.99 7.5 0.25–0.19
40–79.99 15 0.38–0.18
80–109.9 20 0.25–0.18