Antibiotic reporting rule could misconstrue data

Antibiotic reporting rule could misconstrue data

ANIMAL health companies are unhappy with the new Food & Drug Administration rule that revises annual reporting requirements for drug sponsors of all antimicrobials sold or distributed for use in animals intended for human consumption, or food-producing animals.

Companies are now required to provide estimates of sales broken down by major food-producing species — cattle, swine, chickens and turkeys — in add

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