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Table 3 Daily cost of WHO Global Hearts medicines

From: Estimated cost for cardiovascular disease risk-based management at a primary healthcare center in Nepal

DrugsAverage daily dose (mg)Cost per daya
NPRUSD
Medicines for high blood pressure
 Amlodipine107.000.07
 Atenolol503.500.03
 Enalapril108.000.08
 Hydrochlorthiazide252.950.03
Medicines for high blood glucose
 Metformin15006.000.06
 Glibenclamide103.460.03
 Insulin Isophane24(IU)1.510.02
Medicine for high cholesterol
 Atorvastatin1010.770.10
  1. a1 USD = 103.36 NPR