Medications To Stop Taking Prior To Allergy Testing


Beta Blockers for Hypertension (NOTIFY ALLERGY NURSE IF YOU ARE TAKING ANY OF THESE MEDICATIONS):
  • Betapace (Sotalol)
  • Blocadren (Timolol Maleate)
  • Brevibloc (Esmolol)
  • Cartrol (Carteolol)
  • Coreg (Carvedilol)
  • Corgard/Corzide (Nadolol)
  • Inderal (Propanolol)
  • Inderide (Propanolol HCTZ)
  • Kerlone (Betaxolol HCl)
  • Levatol (Penbutolol Sulfate)
  • Lopressor (Metoprolol Tartrate)
  • Normodyne (Labetalol)
  • Normozide (Labetalol HCl)
  • Sectral (Acebutolol HCl)
  • Tenormin (Atenolol)
  • Tenoretic (Atenolol Chlorthalidone)
  • Timolide (Timolol Maleate)
  • Toprol-XL (Metoprolol Succinate)
  • Trandate (Labetalol)
  • Visken (Pindolol)
  • Zebeta (Bisoprolol Fumarate)
  • Ziac (Bisoprolol Fumarate HCTZ)
Beta Blocker Eye Drops for Glaucoma:
  • Betagan (Levobunolol)
  • Betoptic (Betaxolol)
  • Timoptic (Timolol)
MAO Inhibitors (Do not take for 5-7 days prior to allergy testing)
  • Eutonyl (Pargyline)
  • Furoxone (Furazolidone)
  • Marplan (Isocarboxazid)
  • Nardil (Phenelzine)
  • Parnate (Tranylcypromine)
Norepinephrine (Reuptake Inhibitors) (Do not take for 5-7 days prior to allergy testing)
  • Strattera (ADD/ADHD)
  • Ritalin (ADD/ADHD)
Tricyclic Antidepressants (Do not take for 5-7 days prior to allergy testing)
  • Adapin (Doxepin HCl)
  • Anafronil (Clomipramine HCl)
  • Asendin (Amoxapine)
  • Elavil (Amitryptyline)
  • Etrafon (Perphenazine and Amitryptyline)
  • Limbitrol (Chlordiazepoxide and Amitryptyline HCl)
  • Norpramin (Desipramine HCl)
  • Pamelor (Nortriptyline)
  • Sinequan (Doxepin HCl)
  • Surmontil (Trimipramine)
  • Tofranil (Imipramine HCl)
  • Triavil (Perphenazine and Amitriptyline HCl)
  • Vivactil (Protriptyline)
Anti-neoplastics (Speak to Allergy Nurse)
  • Matulane (Procarbazine)
AntiHistamines (Do not take for 5-7 days prior to allergy testing)
  • Actifed
  • Allegra
  • Astelin/Astepro Spray
  • Atarax
  • Atrohist
  • Benadryl (Diphenhydramine)
  • Bromfed
  • Clarinex
  • Claritin
  • Chlor-Trimeton
  • Deconamine
  • Dimetapp
  • Dramamine
  • Dura Vent
  • Excedrin PM
  • Histalet Forte
  • Meclizine
  • Midol PM
  • Nolahist
  • Novahistine
  • NyQuil
  • Pannaz
  • Patanase Nasal Spray
  • Periactin
  • Phenergan
  • Ru-Tuss
  • Rynatan
  • Tavist
  • Tylenol PM
  • Vistaril
  • Xyzal
  • Zyrtec

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