Hi my wife is allergic to penicillin, she says at some point she was told that she can have a reaction through human touch. For example if I take penicillin and lay in the bed an hold her she believes she will have a reaction. I have told her that this is not true because she did not have direct contact with the medication. Today our daughter made her breakfast an she would not eat it because our daughter is taking penicillin enough is enough an I need to know the facts is she going over bored or is this possible?
It can be found in small amounts in vaginal and seminal fluid - the biggest risk for most would be saliva, however. Someone would likely need to be highly allergic to penicillin to have any type of severe reaction even with saliva (unless transfer is by kissing and then it's slightly riskier, again mostly for those with severe allergies.
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