Sources of antibiotic resistance (was Re: Little respect for doctors)

Steven B. Harris sbharris at ix.netcom.com
Sat Jun 21 12:59:42 EST 1997


In <dgorski-2006970902280001 at maxreader.bsd.uchicago.edu>
dgorski at x-site.net (ORAC) writes: 

>I was unaware that antibiotics were available over the counter in
other
>countries. I note that some very wimpy antibiotics are available over
the
>counter here, mainly in the form of creams or gels containing
neosporin or
>erythromycin, but very little else.



   You should visit Mexico for a pharmacological education.  Of course,
it isn't *all* other countries that are the problem here.  But many in
South America have just about all antibiotics OTC.



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