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Table 3 Highest priority and high priority antimicrobials observed in poultry farms in Nigeria

From: Association between antimicrobial usage and resistance in Salmonella from poultry farms in Nigeria

WHO classification Number of products (n = 41) Percentage (%)
Highest priority 15 37
 Macrolides 5 12
 Polymyxins 6 15
 Quinolones 4 10
 Cephalosporins (3rd generation and above) 0 0
High priority 17 42
 Aminoglycosides 13 32
 Oxazolidone 1 2
 Penicillin 3 7