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I have an allergic reaction to erythromycin, can I take amoxicilin or penicilin?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Yes

These penicillin derivatives are in an entirely different class of compounds than erythromycin.
It should always be remembered, however, that individuals prone to developing allergic reactions may develop those to other medications.

In brief: Yes

These penicillin derivatives are in an entirely different class of compounds than erythromycin.
It should always be remembered, however, that individuals prone to developing allergic reactions may develop those to other medications.
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