How does the misuse of antibiotics cause resistance?
Dec 15, 2016
The bacteria develop the mechanisms to minimize the effects of antibiotics.
- Antibiotics are important drugs against the bacteria. An antibiotic no longer has an effect on a certain strain of bacteria and those bacteria are called as antibiotic resistant.
- The overuse and misuse of antibiotics are key factors contributing to antibiotic resistance bacteria.
- The bacteria develop the mechanisms to minimize the effects of antibiotics.