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Should Antibiotics Be Controlled Medicines? Lessons from the Controlled Drug Regimen

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  01 January 2021

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This study aimed to identify the antibiotic-relevant lessons from the controlled drug regimen for narcotics. Whereas several elements of the United Nations Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs (1961) could be advantageous for antibiotics, we doubt that an international legally binding agreement for controlling antibiotic consumption would be any more effective than implementing stewardship measures through national AMR plans.

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