Prescribing and dispensing antibiotics

Vets can help to minimise the spread of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) by limiting the use of antibiotics and educating pet owners. Best practice guidelines are available to help vets to improve their antimicrobial prescribing practice.

What should veterinarians know?

Veterinarians have prescribing rights which come with significant responsibilities. Veterinarians: 

What can veterinarians do?

Veterinarians should:

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