my wife has rhumatoid arthritis,and is on methotrexate and cimzia injections,and am looking for an antibiotic that she can safely take for an injury on her leg that may have a bit of infection.But also she is allergic to penicillin! I am trying to find out for my GP who obviously hasn't the time to scroll through possibilities. Many thanks, Mr R J Soper.
The person to go to with this is your pharmacist. They are the experts. There is no interaction with Keflex, however she would have to be careful with it because a small percentage of people who are allergic to penicillin are also allergic to kefles. She could take ones like cipro but her methotrexate dose would probably have to be reduced.
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