In 1928, Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin in London.
In 1972 Amoxicillin was discovered by scientists at Beecham Research Laboratories.
The influencer Guille Martín, better known as @farmaenfurecida On Twitter, he viralized a video where he talks about the best antibiotic, and also characterized what patients sometimes think about antibiotics when they are prescribed to treat any of their diseases.
According to the WHO, Antibiotics are medications used to prevent and treat bacterial infections. The world currently exists in an antibiotic crisis due to bacterial resistance so advanced that some bacteria have shown to the drugs previously used to treat them.
The WHO recommended that these drugs be sold and prescribed only when necessary, since the uncontrolled sale and misuse of antibiotics in some countries over the years has helped bacteria to generate this antibiotic-resistant evolution. antimicrobials.
Guille Martín comments in his video that for many people the best antibiotic is amoxicillin because it is one of the best sellers. In the same way, he talked about when some medicines only come with a few pills and it is generally thought that the medicine is so good that you only need the ones that come in the box.
What is the best antibiotic? pic.twitter.com/DZPpIniacA
– Guille Martín (@Farmaenfurecida) August 2, 2022
At the end of his video, he reveals that the best antibiotic and the one that you should take is the one that was prescribed to us by the health professional, since he is indicating the dose and which of all the drugs we should take.
We remind you that the only one who can prescribe the right medication for you is a health professional in a medical consultation.