Today, how many of us walk out from a doctor’s clinic without a prescription slip? None. Sadly, much ahead of receiving a diagnosis report in hand, most doctors tend to treat a patient’s symptom and prescribe medicines in haste. Even before reaching a consensus on the right medical condition, they freely administer antibiotics.
It might be a compulsion on the doctor’s part also to satisfy the insatiable worries of the patient which leads to this. However, this negligence results in an alarming increase in antibiotic resistance and antibiotics gradually losing their viability to fight an increasing number of diseases.