Kyrgyzstan: Are Manas Antibiotics Doing Harm?

At Bishkek’s Orto-Sai bazaar, 100-milligram tablets of doxycycline, an antibiotic used to treat infections, dispensed at Fort Bragg are available to buy from an open bottle. (Photo: EurasiaNet)

What do expired American-manufactured antibiotics and brand-new combat boots have in common? Hint: They’re widely available at the bustling markets of Kyrgyzstan’s capital, Bishkek.

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Kyrgyzstan: Are Manas Antibiotics Doing Harm?

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