Using antibiotics safely

Antibiotic resistance - prevention; Drug-resistant bacteria - prevention

Antibiotic resistance is a growing problem. This occurs when bacteria no longer respond to the use of antibiotics. Antibiotics no longer work against the bacteria. Resistant bacteria continue to grow and multiply, making infections more difficult to treat.

Using antibiotics wisely will help keep their usefulness in treating diseases.

How Antibiotics Work

Use Antibiotics Properly

Other Ways to Stop Antibiotic Resistance