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I have group b strep question allergic to penicillin and azithromycin?

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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 50 years experience
See below: Pregnant woman carrying group B strep receives cephalosporin such as Keflex or vancomycin to protect her fetus from getting serious infection if she is allergic to penicillin.

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A 35-year-old member asked:

Group b strep question allergic to penicillin and azithromycin so what can I take?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Doc will decide: There are several options that your doc will have in this situation.The most effective use of antibiotics in gbs carriers is when administered IV during labor. Oral meds do not seem to be as effective.
A 41-year-old member asked:

I have group b strep question allergic to penicillin and azithromycin?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 50 years experience
See below: Pregnant woman carrying group B strep receives cephalosporin such as Keflex or vancomycin to protect her fetus from getting serious infection if she is allergic to penicillin.

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Last updated Jun 26, 2014

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