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A 26-year-old female asked:

Im 7 months pregnant and a worry wart.i took my first dose of amoxicillin 500mg at 2pm.its now 8:30pm.should i still be worried about anaphylaxis?

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Dr. Ira Friedlander
Cardiac Electrophysiology 43 years experience
No: anaphylaxis is an immediate life threatening allergic reaction. You do not need to worry about it occurring 6.5 hours later.
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