People warned not to use antibiotics for Covid-19 symptoms

 

People are being warned not to use antibiotics if they have any symptoms associated with Covid-19.

As part of European Antibiotics Awareness Day, doctors say the drugs have no impact on viral illnesses and should only be taken when prescribed by a doctor.

Consultant Microbiologist, Professor Martin Cormican, also says antibiotics will only remain effective if we don't over use them: