The European Medicines Agency's scientific guidelines on antimicrobials help medicine developers prepare marketing authorisation applications for veterinary medicines.

For a complete list of scientific guidelines currently open for consultation, see Public consultations.

When reading the guidelines below, please consider the definitions provided in Article 4 of Regulation (EU) 2019/6 of the following terms: ‘antimicrobial resistance’, ‘antimicrobial’, ‘antibiotic’, ‘metaphylaxis’ and ‘prophylaxis’.


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