A 34-year-old member asked:
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how safe is rifampicin with steven johnson's syndrome?

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Dr. John Leander Po
18 years experience Infectious Disease
Depends on prior med: The currently worded question can.t be answered without knowing what the Steven-Johnson's syndrome reaction to what? If it was to a medication with the same or similar chemical structure as rifampicin, then it's not safe. If caused by a completely different medicine, then it's safe.
Answered on Oct 7, 2017

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