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Why give a patient zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) if allergc to penicilln?
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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree
In brief: You shouldn't
You shouldn't. Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) contains the penicillin class antibiotic piperacillin which would have a very high likelihood for cross allergenicity with other drugs of the penicillin class.

In brief: You shouldn't
You shouldn't. Zosyn (piperacillin and tazobactam) contains the penicillin class antibiotic piperacillin which would have a very high likelihood for cross allergenicity with other drugs of the penicillin class.
Dr. Michael Ein
Dr. Michael Ein
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: IT MAY NOT CROSS
React and cause a reaction, plus keep in mind there are times when the benefits far outweigh the risks.
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In brief: IT MAY NOT CROSS
React and cause a reaction, plus keep in mind there are times when the benefits far outweigh the risks.
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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