If I am allergic to penicillin can I take metronidazole?
Question posted by eleach on 20 Aug 2010
Last updated on 23 August 2010 by Marvell
Yes, you can take metronidazole if you are allergic to penicillin. The structure of metronidazole does not contain the beta-lactam group present in penicillin, which is the likely reason for an allergic reaction to penicillin.
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