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I'm currently getting patch tested for contact dermatitis. Can i take an antihistamine to relieve itching, or will that interfere with the test?

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Dr. Paul Carter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Yes

You can take antihistamines while getting patch tested as it does not significantly affect the reaction.

In brief: Yes

You can take antihistamines while getting patch tested as it does not significantly affect the reaction.
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