Antibiotics Ineffective Against Bronchitis


By Alabama News Network

Many doctors are still prescribing antibiotics to treat acute bronchitis despite evidence the drugs are ineffective.  

For the past 15 years, the Centers for Disease Control has  worked to educate physicians about the overuse of antibiotics to treat bronchitis.  

But some doctors say they feel pressure from patients to prescribe drugs when they come in for an office visit.

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