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Taking Antibiotics when you don't need them puts you and your family at risk [ Back to leaflets ]

Title
Taking Antibiotics when you don't need them puts you and your family at risk
Description
Taking antibiotics encourages harmful bacteria that live inside you to become resistant. That means that antibiotics may not work when you really need them. This puts you and your family at risk of a more severe or longer illness.
Specialty
Infection Control
Document Number
ULHT-LFT-2886
Version
1
Publication date
19/07/2018
Review Date
19/07/2020
Available in the following languages
English
Taking Antibiotics when you don't need them puts you and your family at risk (PDF, 328 KB)