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if i'm allergic to penicillin, is it safe to take the antibiotic omnicef (cefdinir)?

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Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: With this class of a cephalosporin, your chances of a reaction are minimal.
Answered on Feb 13, 2019
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Yes but: You need need to take these two about an hour apart to avoid interference with absorption just to be safe.
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