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5.1: Antibacterial drugs

Part of chapter 5 Infections

High-level prescribing trends for Antibacterial drugs (BNF section 5.1) across all GP practices in NHS England for the last five years. You can explore prescribing trends for this section by CCG, or learn more about this site.

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5.1.1: Penicillins
5.1.2: Cephalosporins and other beta-lactams
5.1.3: Tetracyclines
5.1.4: Aminoglycosides
5.1.5: Macrolides
5.1.6: Clindamycin and lincomycin
5.1.7: Some other antibacterials
5.1.8: Sulfonamides and trimethoprim
5.1.9: Antituberculosis drugs
5.1.10: Antileprotic drugs
5.1.11: Metronidazole, tinidazole and ornidazole
5.1.12: Quinolones
5.1.13: Urinary-tract infections