Researchers Discover Preventive Use of Antibiotics Might Save Giant Numbers of African Youngsters


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A study carried out in Africa and led by researchers on the College of California, San Francisco, has discovered that the preventive use of a standard antibiotic can have a serious constructive impression on mortality charges of youngsters beneath the age of 5. Researchers carried out a trial the place they gave a single dose of the antibiotic azithromycin 4 occasions over a two-year interval to a gaggle of youngsters within the African nations of Malawi, Tanzania, and Niger. Different youngsters got a placebo. The research included about 190,000 youngsters. The outcomes confirmed that the mor...