Do you have knowledge about antibiotics?
Perhaps everyone used antibiotics in any time of his/her life. But do you actually know what the Antibiotics are and how it works in our body to kill the harmful microorganisms.
In the strictest sense, antibiotics are antibacterial substances produced by various species of microorganisms (bacteria, fungi, and actinomycetes) that suppress the growth of other microorganisms.
It is also known as antimicrobials. Antimicrobial agents are among the most commonly used and misused of all drugs.
Antibiotics has also problem for its use. The major problem threatening the continued success of antimicrobial drugs is the development of resistant organisms. Microorganisms can adapt to environmental pressures in a variety of effective ways, and their response to antibiotic pressure is no exception.
Antibiotics generally working by inhibiting the cell wall synthesis, protein synthesis inhibition, misreading of genetic materials and many more ways in microorganism without affecting to the host.
Sometime antibiotics may cause of
Masking of an infection
We should always aware about the proper use of antibiotics because improper dose and regimen of antibiotics may cause of death and higher consequences. Don’t take antibiotics without prescription.