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A 31-year-old male asked:

I'm allergic to ceftin and vantin, told the doc i consulted with this, and was prescribed keflex. they seem to be grouped similarly as cephalosporins. should i be worried about an allergic reaction or just take the antibiotics?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Yes: You are at higher risk for van allergic reaction. Discuss options with your physician or with Healthtap virtual consult.

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