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allergic to Penicillin
I am allergic to Penicillin antibiotic medications, and have been for about 20 years.  I am wondering if I would also be allergic to something like Brie cheese, which uses Penicillium Candida mold in the cheesemaking process.
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Hi,

That would be difficult to say. But it would be best that you avoid it and take it only getting the allergy cross-reactions confirmed with an allergist.

They may be unrealted allergens there, but its best to be cautious in a known case of allergy.

Let us know if you may need more help.

Best regards
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