Parliamentary question - E-010443/2011Parliamentary question

Statistics on antibiotics use by humans and in farm animals and pets

Question for written answer E-010443/2011
to the Commission
Rule 117
Elisabeth Jeggle (PPE) , Giovanni La Via (PPE) , Michel Dantin (PPE) , Mairead McGuinness (PPE) and Elisabeth Köstinger (PPE)

During the debate on the resolution on the public health threat of antimicrobial resistance on Wednesday, 27 October 2011 in Strasbourg, several questions were raised regarding the extent of antibiotic use in human and veterinary medicine (both in farm animals and in pets). Since the Commission could not provide exact information, we wish to follow up the debate by asking the following detailed questions:

OJ C 168 E, 14/06/2012