About this information

NICE guidelines provide advice on the care and support that should be offered to people who use health and care services.

This information explains the advice about using antimicrobial medicines (also known as antimicrobials) safely and wisely that is set out in the NICE guideline on antimicrobial stewardship.

Does this information apply to me?

Yes, this information applies to everyone because everyone will need an antimicrobial at some time in their life.

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