Babies given antibiotics may develop gut problems as adults: Study

The study, published in The Journal of Physiology, found that early life exposure to antibiotics in neonatal mice has long-lasting effects on their microbiota, enteric nervous system, and gut function

published on : 9th September 2022

Over 47 per cent antibiotics used in India in 2019 unapproved; azithromycin most consumed: Study

Inappropriate use of antibiotics is a significant driver of antibiotic resistance in India, the authors of the study noted in the journal.

published on : 7th September 2022

Bengal has potential to earn Rs 20000 crore from seafood export in next 5 years

Shrimps account for the lion's share of the export earnings in marine products and the ban on antibiotics and its proper implementation by the state government will help the industry grow.

published on : 12th August 2022

800-plus essential drugs to increase by 10.7 per cent from Friday

These scheduled medicines constitute about 18 per cent of the total domestic pharma retail market, valued around Rs 1.5 trillion.

published on : 1st April 2022

Poor awareness of antibiotic misuse in India a major concern

Threat of anti-microbial resistance ranks along with climate change and terrorism, says study

published on : 13th May 2018

Ants' antibiotics can benefit humans

It has come to light that ants produce their own antibiotics to deal with diseases that can be used to treat humans as well.

published on : 7th February 2018

64 percent of antibiotic cocktails sold in India 'illegal': Study

India already has one of the highest rates of drug resistance in the world, said the team, coupled with one of the highest antibiotic consumption rates.

published on : 5th February 2018