Seek advice from a qualified healthcare professional before taking antibiotics

Seek advice from a qualified healthcare professional before taking antibiotics

“The right drugs for the right bugs.” Antibiotic is a crucial, life saving drugs in the fight against infectious disease but resistance to antibiotics is growing all over. It was originally produced by one microorganism that selectively inhibits the growth of another and has no effect on viral infection like cold and flu. The main theme of the antibiotic awareness is “Always seek advice from a qualified health care professional before taking antibiotics”. As per the theme, if we are taking the antibiotic then we should follow the directions provided by healthcare professionals and complete the recommended dose, frequency and duration of antibiotic use. Following such directions may help to avoid the emergence of  antibiotic resistance. Global and national concern about antibiotic resistance is an all time high issue. At least 7 lakhs people around the world die from infectious superbugs that are resistance to the antibiotics, and WHO has predicted...