View a series of tools that can help assist health care workers in working with and supporting caregivers who will be administering LPV/r pellets to children. A brief description of each resource is provided below.
Below are three different ways you can view step-by-step instructions on how to correctly give the pellets to a child.
This slide show includes simple, step-by-step instructions with pictures showing how to correctly give the pellets to the child.
This poster [PDF, 960KB] is a simple resource with pictures that shows the steps for giving pellets to the child. It is similar to the flipchart, but in one sheet.
This video features a nurse giving the pellets. She explains the steps and demonstrates how to correctly give the pellets to the child.
Administer LPV/r Pellets
Find detailed written instructions on how to administer LPV/r pellets for health care workers to use to educate caregivers including more detailed information on appropriate administration for different methods such as soft foods and liquids.
Guidance for Caregivers
Find basic information on LPV/r pellets for health care workers to use when advising caregivers. The guidance provides a basic introduction, critical information on what to do in special circumstances (for example, missing a dose or vomiting/spitting up the dose), when to notify the health care worker of certain symptoms, and basic rules regarding pellet storage, administration, and food mixing.