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Is amoxicillin considered a cephalosporin?

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Dr. Robert Killian
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In brief: Drug Class

Nope. Amoxicillin is a penicillin.
It is not a cephalasporin.

In brief: Drug Class

Nope. Amoxicillin is a penicillin.
It is not a cephalasporin.
Dr. Robert Killian
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Dr. Luis Bendezu
However if you're asking because you're allergic to cephalosporins, be aware that about 15% of people who are allergic to one will be allergic to the other too.
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