EPiC Antibiotics specific data stories

1 December 2022
EPiC Antibiotics

EPiC Antibiotics includes patients of all ages, except for the UTI cohort (which includes only females aged 16-55 years). Click here to explore EPiC Antibiotics.

  1. EPiC Antibiotics includes only the Therapeutic Group (TG) 2 categories, Antibacterials and Urinary tract infections. It excludes all other medicines in the TG 1 category, Infections – Agents for systemic use, such as antifungals, antivirals, antimalarials and anthelmintics.
  2. The "Percentage of population" option in the filter is calculated by dividing the number of people dispensed the medicine in a particular demographic group by the total number of people in that demographic group (at a national level, and at a practice and practitioner level).

Urinary tract infection

This data story shows the female patients who have been dispensed nitrofurantoin or trimethoprim in the last 12 months.

Amoxicillin + clavulanic acid

This data story shows the patients dispensed any of the most used antibiotics, average seasonal variation of all antibiotics, and use of amoxicillin + clavulanic acid over the last four years.

Topical antibiotics

This data story shows how many patients were dispensed topical antibiotics over the last four years and how many patients were dispensed topical antibiotics and antiseptics in the last 12 months.