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Getting a skin test by the allergens given get you the allergic reaction a get you feeling bad?

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Dr. Corey Clay
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Rarely

Delayed reactions after skin testing are rare.
But when they occur, and they are progressing slowly and are relatively mild, then cetirizine or even Benadryl (diphenhydramine) (by pill or topically to the skin testing site) should help.

In brief: Rarely

Delayed reactions after skin testing are rare.
But when they occur, and they are progressing slowly and are relatively mild, then cetirizine or even Benadryl (diphenhydramine) (by pill or topically to the skin testing site) should help.
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