Penicillin allergy: consider trying penicillin again.


A history of allergy to penicillin does not necessarily rule out using penicillin again. With skin testing and, in some cases, desensitization, most patients with a history of penicillin allergy can safely receive the drug.

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@article{Arroliga2003PenicillinAC, title={Penicillin allergy: consider trying penicillin again.}, author={Mercedes E Arroliga and Lily C. Pien}, journal={Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine}, year={2003}, volume={70 4}, pages={313-4, 317-8, 320-1 passim} }