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Can you tell me about drug sulpha allergy, can I take penicillin?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Sulfa drugs, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for example, belong to a different class.
OK to take penicillin or derivatives.

In brief: Yes

Sulfa drugs, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for example, belong to a different class.
OK to take penicillin or derivatives.
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine

In brief: Yes

you can take penicillin as it is a different class of antibiotic.

In brief: Yes

you can take penicillin as it is a different class of antibiotic.
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
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