Number of drug regimens distributed to patients per month
This indicator tracks on a monthly basis the number of drug packets (combination therapy packs) distributed to patients through pharmacies.
Number of drug regimens distributed through drug distribution points
This indicator is measured through the records of pharmacies.
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This indicator is a direct measure of the distribution of drug packets. It does not account for which regimen was distributed nor for the quality of the treatment, the adherence or many other important factors. However, in the scaling up of access to treatment, this simple indicator is an important marker of progress.