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A 31-year-old member asked:

Is it take to take doxycycline if you're allergic to erythromycin?

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Dr. Brandon Maples
A Verified Doctoranswered
19 years experience
Yes: Yes, they are in two different classes of antibiotics, so that should be fine.

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A 50-year-old member asked:

Can I take erythromycin, doxycycline or tetracycline?

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
What for?: Don't know why UR asking. Of course U can take any of these antibiotics for appropriate indications provided UR not allergic to any of them. There is cross reactivity between Doxycycline & tetracycline, but not with erthromycin.

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Last updated May 24, 2021


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