The Food and Drug Administration is planning to limit the use of antimicrobials in food animals in an effort to stem the rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, the agency said Wednesday.
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria sicken more than 2 million people per year and kill at least 23,000, according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
A recent study found that poor heath literacy among Latino parents is associated with incorrect beliefs on the proper use of antibiotics, particularly for upper respiratory infections, which can lead to an increase in antimicrobial resistance.
The Food and Drug Administration is creating a new task force to support the development of new drugs for bacterial infections, the agency said Monday.
Generic drug maker Mylan has released a version of a drug used to treat bacterial infections, the company said.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved an antimicrobial drug made by Mylan, the drug maker said Thursday.
The Food and Drug Administration on Monday teamed up with the Centers for Disease Control...
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