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Divyanshu Singh , asked a question
Subject: Science , asked on 3/5/12

 Why antibiotics should not be overused ? Name some antibiotics.

Prakshanteeumare , added an answer, on 12/6/12
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 Because over time they kill off weaker bacteria, and the stronger bacteria still live. when the stronger bacteria live, they multiply, creating stronger bacteria. so if the bacteria are stronger, people get sicker, and the antibiotics no longer kill the strong bacteria. creating a superbug, that is a super illness.Because over time they kill off weaker bacteria, and the stronger bacteria still live. when the stronger bacteria live, they multiply, creating stronger bacteria. so if the bacteria are stronger, people get sicker, and the antibiotics no longer kill the strong bacteria. creating a superbug, that is a super illness.Because over time they kill off weaker bacteria, and the stronger bacteria still live. when the stronger bacteria live, they multiply, creating stronger bacteria. so if the bacteria are stronger, people get sicker, and the antibiotics no longer kill the strong bacteria. creating a superbug, that is a super illness.Because over time they kill off weaker bacteria, and the stronger bacteria still live. when the stronger bacteria live, they multiply, creating stronger bacteria. so if the bacteria are stronger, people get sicker, and the antibiotics no longer kill the strong bacteria. creating a superbug, that is a super illness.Because over time they kill off weaker bacteria, and the stronger bacteria still live. when the stronger bacteria live, they multiply, creating stronger bacteria. so if the bacteria are stronger, people get sicker, and the antibiotics no longer kill the strong bacteria. creating a superbug, that is a super illness.Because over time they kill off weaker bacteria, and the stronger bacteria still live. when the stronger bacteria live, they multiply, creating stronger bacteria. so if the bacteria are stronger, people get sicker, and the antibiotics no longer kill the strong bacteria. creating a superbug, that is a super illness.Because over time they kill off weaker bacteria, and the stronger bacteria still live. when the stronger bacteria live, they multiply, creating stronger bacteria. so if the bacteria are stronger, people get sicker, and the antibiotics no longer kill the strong bacteria. creating a superbug, that is a super illness.
 

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Simran Chhabra , added an answer, on 29/3/13
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if we over use them they may even kill the bateria of our use and indeed which would be harmful to our body.

the examles are as follows-

  • streptomycin,
  • tetracycline,
  • erythromycin
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Athena ... Goddess Of Strength , added an answer, on 4/5/12
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Mozhi where r u studyin??? plzz ans fast yr.. plzz ... PLZZZ!!!

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Prakshanteeumare , added an answer, on 12/6/12
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bcoz of harmful drugs.

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Samridhi Talwar , added an answer, on 12/6/12
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some simple examples are the medicines we use in fever , cold etc

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Prakhar Prateek , added an answer, on 5/6/12
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if we over use them they may even kill the bateria of our use and indeed which would be harmful to our body.

the examles are as follows-

streptomycin, tetracycline, erythromycin

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Pallavi , added an answer, on 3/5/12
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 But overprescribing them has resulted in the development of  resistant bacteria , which are bacteria that don't respond to antibiotics that may have worked in the past. Plus, whenever kids take antibiotics they run the risk of side-effects, such as stomach upset and diarrhea or even a possible allergic reaction. like streptomycin tetracycline erythromycin

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