Unbaked Milk Challenge

Unbaked Milk FOOD CHALLENGE APPOINTMENT GUIDELINES -

  • Be sure your child does not eat anything for 1 hour prior to the appointment.  Fluids are allowed.
  • Be prepared to stay for 2.5-3 hours.
  • Please be sure your child is off ALL antihistamines for a minimum of 72 hours (optimally, 1 week) before the food challenge visit.
  • Bring your epinephrine autoinjector (EpiPen/Auvi-q/Adrenaclick).
  • If your child is sick with fever or respiratory symptoms, or is having an eczema, allergy, or asthma flare, call our office (434-982-3654) before coming for your appointment.
  • Please call our office (434-982-3654) A MINIMUM OF 48 HOURS IN ADVANCE of your food challenge appointment if you are unable to keep the appointment.
  • Please read the specific food challenge instructions below. 

Unbaked Milk Challenge:

Bring 2 cups (16 ounces) of your preferred cow’s milk.  Syrups such as chocolate or strawberry may be brought to clinic to mix with the milk if your child prefers. 

Ice cream, yogurt, and cheese are not acceptable.