A 50-year-old member asked:
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Possible to have an allergic reaction to Ceclor and amoxicillin?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yes: Allergies to penicillins (including amoxicillin) are more common than allergies to cephalosporins (including ceclor), but you can be allergic to either or both. A small percentage of people who have penicillin allergies are also allergic to cephalosporins.
Answered on Jul 28, 2012

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Inhalers: I tried researching this and came up empty.

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