ArticleAntibiotic Resistance: The Global Crisis
Manas Chakraborty* , Arindam Chakraborty, Payel Mukherjee
Antibiotics are secondary metabolites microorganism effective against other microorganisms. For decades antibiotics are used for therapeutic purpose. Excess use, inappropriate use of antibiotics causes antibiotic resistance. It affects on public health as well as economy. Positive efforts needed to minimize or overcome these global issue through studying the mechanism of action of antibiotics, awareness through healthcare system and social awareness also. Alternative approaches should be introduced like vaccines, Probiotics and antibiotics in the future to avoid antibiotic resistance.
Antibiotic, Antibiotic resistance, Awareness, Alternative approaches.