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How common is anaphylaxis shock with macrolides?

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Dr. Steven Machtinger
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Rare

There are a few case reports in the literature for both adults and children with documented anaphylactic reactions to macrolides.
Overall this class of antibiotic is associated with far fewer such reactions compared to penicillin, penicillin derivatives and quinolones.

In brief: Rare

There are a few case reports in the literature for both adults and children with documented anaphylactic reactions to macrolides.
Overall this class of antibiotic is associated with far fewer such reactions compared to penicillin, penicillin derivatives and quinolones.
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Dr. Gary Moss
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Rare

Rare.

In brief: Rare

Rare.
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