Re: Off Allergy Meds Before Allergy Skin Testing
Minimize exposure to what you know are your allergies.. use saline spray routinely throughout the day.. caffeine will help with asthmatic effects but other than that.. it just sucks.. been there done that myself.. four times. If you do not have an epipen you should see about getting one until you are back on your meds once more.
Baby oil and check about calamine lotion.. you can not use any steroidal substances or anti-histamines.. because these will cause you to false negative on your tests.
If we learn by our mistakes, I am working on one hell of an education.