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Old 10-18-2008, 08:01 PM   #1
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which of these are considered antihistamines?

I am going to have allergy tests on Monday. I need to be off of anithistimines before the testing. wHICH of these medications are considered antihistimines?

Atrovert
Flonase
Astelin
Zyflo

 
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Re: which of these are considered antihistamines?

The only medication on your list that is an antihistamine is Astelin, and it may interfere with the results of the testing.

Typically you're supposed to stop antihistamines 5 days before the testing so you may want to check with the doctor if you've been taking the Astelin to make sure that the tests will be accurate.

 
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