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Is azythromycin like penicillin?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

It is a completely different class of antibiotics.
Azithromycin is a macrolide. So if you're allergic to penicillins only, you can take azithromycin.

In brief: No

It is a completely different class of antibiotics.
Azithromycin is a macrolide. So if you're allergic to penicillins only, you can take azithromycin.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Thank
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

It is a completely different class of antibiotics.
Azithromycin is a macrolide. So if you're allergic to penicillins only, you can take azithromycin.

In brief: No

It is a completely different class of antibiotics.
Azithromycin is a macrolide. So if you're allergic to penicillins only, you can take azithromycin.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Thank
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

It is a completely different class of antibiotics.
Azithromycin is a macrolide. So if you're allergic to penicillins only, you can take azithromycin.

In brief: No

It is a completely different class of antibiotics.
Azithromycin is a macrolide. So if you're allergic to penicillins only, you can take azithromycin.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Thank
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