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AMU is the abbreviation for Average Monthly Consumption, a measure of how much a product, in this case a medicine, has been used on average per month. It is calculated by dividing the total annual consumption of a medicine by the number of months in stock.

AMU = \frac{total\ annual\ consumption}{N^{o}\ of\ months\ in\ stock}



ATM is the acronym for access to medicine.