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If I am allergic to amoxicillin, are cefzil and ceftin (cefuroxime) ok to use?
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Dr. Mary Ann Block
General Practice
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In brief: Depends
Many who are allergic to penicillin will also rest to cephalosporin antibiotics too.
May not want to risk it.

In brief: Depends
Many who are allergic to penicillin will also rest to cephalosporin antibiotics too.
May not want to risk it.
Dr. Mary Ann Block
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Dr. Robert Ramirez
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: 10% chance
You have about a 10% chance of being allergic to those if you are allergic to penicillin.

In brief: 10% chance
You have about a 10% chance of being allergic to those if you are allergic to penicillin.
Dr. Robert Ramirez
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