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I am allergic to penicillin. Can I take amoxicillin?

Related Topics: Amoxicillin, Penicillin
 

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... If you are allergic to penicillin, you are also allergic to amoxicillin (they are related).

You want to make sure that all of your health-care providers know you are allergic to penicillin including your pharmacist. This is a very important piece of information!

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