Originally Posted by Fat Cooler110033
Actually the best thing to do to stall is use an Antidote.
It'll say "But it had no effect!" and your turn will pass without you actually having done anything. And the antidote will NOT have been consumed. I do this all the time.
(i didn't bother trying any other status-ailment healing items, but i'd bet they work the same)
This also works by using X-items on a pokemon not in battle. It will say that the location is wrong and skip your turn.