Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 2192--2199

Antimicrobial resistance: Call for rational antibiotics practice in India


Shivani Chandra1, P P R Prithvi1, K Srija1, Shalini Jauhari2, Alka Grover1 
1 Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Starex University, Gurugram, Haryana, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Alka Grover
Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University, Noida - 201 313, Uttar Pradesh
India

It is a well-known fact that microorganisms are developing resistance to antimicrobial drugs present in the market that is known as antimicrobial resistance (AMR). This resistance in microbes is a great matter of concern among the scientific fraternity. This review article focuses on antibiotics and their respective resistant microbes, factors that cause resistance among microbes, and consequences of AMR at global as well as Indian scenario. This article would be a helpful resource in nutshell for making the ground for discovery of new antibiotics that will be more effective toward microbes.


How to cite this article:
Chandra S, Prithvi P P, Srija K, Jauhari S, Grover A. Antimicrobial resistance: Call for rational antibiotics practice in India.J Family Med Prim Care 2020;9:2192-2199


How to cite this URL:
Chandra S, Prithvi P P, Srija K, Jauhari S, Grover A. Antimicrobial resistance: Call for rational antibiotics practice in India. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2020 [cited 2021 Apr 12 ];9:2192-2199
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