This year's theme for World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2017, which takes place from 13 to 19 November, is «Seek advice from a qualified healthcare professional before taking antibiotics». Only take antibiotics after the prescription by a healthcare professional. Antibiotics are a precious resource, so it is important to get the right advice before taking them. This not only ensures you and your family get the best treatment, responsible use of antibiotics will also help reduce the threat of antibiotic resistance.

This year's theme for World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2017, which takes place from 13 to 19 November, is «Seek advice from a qualified healthcare professional before taking antibiotics». Only take antibiotics after the prescription by a healthcare professional. Antibiotics are a precious resource, so it is important to get the right advice before taking them. This not only ensures you and your family get the best treatment, responsible use of antibiotics will also help reduce the threat of antibiotic resistance. 

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World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2017 - Infographic

Misusing and overusing antibiotics puts us all at risk JPG | PDF

Everyone has a role to play JPG | PDF

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World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2017 - Posters

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Our time with antibiotics is running out - JPG | PDF

Misuse of antibiotics puts us all at risk - horizontal: JPG | PDF

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