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Rockville, MD
A 40-year-old female asked:

I got skin tested for food allergies and all was negative. however, i was on prednisone at the time. should i trust the results?

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Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Allergy skin test : Oral Prednisone should not interfere with skin tests result. Lack of or small response to histamine control could indicate possible interference from Prednisone and test may have to be repeated.

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