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What antibiotic is best for a tooth infection/extraction in someone who is allergic to penicillin?

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Dr. John Thaler
Dentistry - Prosthodontics
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In brief: Azithromycin

A "Z-pak" or generic azithromycin is a favorite replacement for pcn in many cases.
Clindamycin is a more heavy hitter if needed. Consult your Oral Surgeon for best in your specific circumstance. Good Luck.

In brief: Azithromycin

A "Z-pak" or generic azithromycin is a favorite replacement for pcn in many cases.
Clindamycin is a more heavy hitter if needed. Consult your Oral Surgeon for best in your specific circumstance. Good Luck.
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