Is Amoxicillin the Same as Penicillin?

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Penicillin and amoxicillin are both antibiotic medications that re only available with a prescription. The major difference in the medications is how they are absorbed into the body and what tissue they are able to penetrate. Penicillin is said to be less effective than amoxicillin.
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