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am allergic to penicillin csn i tske nexium

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Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: Yes.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
It's all bad: Smoking is equally bad for you no matter what drugs you're taking.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Ostro
48 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Penicillin, an antibiotic, and nexium (esomeprazole), (esomeprazole) a proton pump inhibitor/stomach acid reducer, are not at all similar chemically s ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes and No: To be allergic to a medication will restrict the use of that medication - thats the bad part. However, typically there are other medications that can ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sean McGhee
22 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Varies: Some reactions are mild, such as hives alone. Others are more serious, with breathing problems and blood pressure drop. Some reactions (like some kind ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dinh Bui
Dr. Dinh Bui answered
22 years experience Dentistry
YES: Allergic reaction may come and go at different stage of your life. Contributing factors are local environmental factors, stress, and diets.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
No: It doesn't.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brant Ward
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Likely, not certain: The majority of people who are told they are allergic to penicillin are not actually so (they get rashes for other reasons, e.g.). Of those that are a ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probably, but..: It would be safer to get testing to penicillin before taking ceclor. On the other hand, if the reaction was that of joint ache, fatigue, fever etc fro ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Martinez
Specializes in Allergy
Maybe: Penicillins (like amoxil) & cephalosporins (like keflex) are both beta-lactam antibiotics named because of their ringed chemical structure. Allergy to ... Read More
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