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Penicillin allergy rash

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hi, I have been told I am allergic to penicillin but that was a while ago (about 15 years ago). Is it possible to get a test for penicillin allergy through GPs usually? I have tried to get a test (as ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

can u take amoxicillan if I have a slight penicillin allergy?? I always use amoxicillan but I read some labs taken a few years ago n it said I have a level 1 allergy to pennicilin. .. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Rakesh Madhyastha MD

I recently had a knee replacement . I need to have my teeth cleaned. I have a penicillin allergy and need to take an appropriate antibiotic. My doctor says I should take what my dentist recommends and my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Nephrologist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

my doctor prescribed reflex for a urinary infection. I did cipro for 10 days and it didn't work. Now i'm reading somewhere that keflex is not good if you had a penicillin allergy , which I had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Klarida Papaqako MD

up in hospital with flu complications and breathing problems could my allergies to penicilium and cefpodoxime be related? The doctor said that most people with pen. allergies could tolerate this cefpodoxime ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klarida Papaqako ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

(though I have no known allergies to it). Additionally I have never taken a medication with the vulvaric acid. How would I know if I am allergic? They ask me and all I can say is I have no allergies as far ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Jose Ignacio Artero Muñoz MD

I am having just today: Skin Rash on my body, especially appears worst on my foot, because I scratched gently. The rash is very itchy, I think I have allergic reaction. I took from 2 days ago ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jose Ignacio Artero Muñoz ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shivakumar. M. C. MD

I ate two pieces of mouldy bread (accidentally) and I have a penicillin allergy . Will I be okay ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shivakumar. M. C. ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr. Enton Dore MD

My Doctor will be doing a biopsy on bone in one of my toes post Hammertoe surgery. If bacterial infection exists, she may prescribe Ciprofloxacin. I m allergic to penicillin and have had reactions to high dosages of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Enton Dore ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

I have a severe allergy to penicillin. Can it be transferred in semen and dangerous if performing felatio? If so, how long of time should I be on alert for a possible reaction? Didnt ingest actual ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti MD

Yes.no relation to penicillin allergy.

Dr.   Pradeep Kumar Jain MD

Birth control is a method which helps to prevent conceive even after unprotected sex.The most common mode of birth control is using contraceptive pills.It has no relation to penicillin allergy. Regards

Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

Hi and thanks for posting on HCM. Bactrim can be used to treat staphylococcal infections which are the most common cause of wounds on the skin especially in persons with penicillin allergy. It should be okay...