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can you take acidophilus if your allergic to penicillin?

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Dr. Jonathan Richards
17 years experience Endodontics
Yes: Acidophilus and penicillin have a low chance of interaction. Acidophilus itself should not contain any cross-reactive allergens similar to penicillin.
Answered on Oct 26, 2016

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