Excessive Use Of Antibiotics Kills Vital Bacteria, NCDC Warns

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has warned against excessive use of antibiotics, saying the practice can end up killing good bacteria and creating resistance to antimicrobial medicines. The director-general of NCDC, Dr Ifedayo Adetifa, gave the warning yesterday in Abuja, at an Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) policy dialogue to commemorate World Antibiotics Awareness Week (WAAW), […]



Source: Leadership Newspaper