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www.verywellhealth.com/are-animal-medications-safe-for...

There are a number of issues with this practice. It is illegal for veterinarians (or anyone else) to sell or dispense any medications that are intended for animals for human consumption like antibiotics.Packages prepared by the drug manufacturer have clearly marked "not for human consumption" or some similar phrase.

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/323639.php

Overall, the researcher told Medical News Today, "I think that all use of antibiotics poses a risk to human health, and that reducing unnecessary antibiotic use in animals should be part of the ...

exploreanimalhealth.org/why-use-antibiotics/effect-on-human-health

Antibiotics important to human medicine. The animal health community is concerned about the public health risk of antibiotic resistance. Responsible use of antibiotics by doctors and patients, as well as veterinarians and farmers, helps reduce the risk of antibiotic resistance.

www.cdc.gov/narms/faq.html

Antibiotics are valuable tools for reducing animal disease and suffering from bacterial infections, but decisions about which antibiotics to use in food animals and how to use them must be made with consideration of their potential impact on human health. Any use of antibiotics can lead to resistance. However, when animals are given antibiotics ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antibiotic_use_in_livestock

Antibiotic use in livestock is the use of antibiotics for any purpose in the husbandry of livestock, which includes treatment when ill (therapeutic), treatment of a herd of animals when at least one is diagnosed as ill (metaphylaxis), and preventative treatment (prophylaxis).The use of subtherapeutic doses in animal feed and water to promote growth and improve feed efficiency became illegal in ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3234384

Evidence that antibiotic use in food animals can result in antibiotic-resistant infections in humans has existed for several decades. Associations between antibiotic use in food animals and the prevalence of antibiotic-resistant bacteria isolated from those animals have been detected in observational studies as well as in randomized trials.

www.ahi.org/issues-advocacy/animal-antibiotics

Protecting Animal Health, Safeguarding Human Health Healthy animals produce healthful food. Humans and animals alike get sick, requiring the use of medication. For more than 40 years, antibiotics approved by the Food and Drug Administration have been used to treat sick animals, prevent illness and maintain the health of animals. Livestock and poultry producers rely on these products so they ...

foodinsight.org/setting-the-story-straight-on-human...

From company announcements to government reports, there’s more attention than ever on the use of antibiotics in animals, different antibiotic types, and what producers and the FDA are doing to maintain human and animal health. There are a lot of terms flying around, so we spoke to Justin G ...

www.wsj.com/articles/antibiotics-use-in-animals-destined...

The amount of antibiotics sold for use in cows, chickens and other animals raised for food increased 16% between 2009 and 2012, the U.S. government said on Thursday.

www.prepperssurvive.com/antibiotic-alternatives

Are animal antibiotics safe for human consumption? And then there is my question, how can I get antibiotics cheaper? At the beginning of the year I visited the doctor because I was very sick. He prescribed me antibiotics and a week later I was all better. The doctor visit cost $110 and the mox antibiotic was $15 so the total cost to get ...