A 32-year-old member asked:
I'm allergic to olive tree, can i still have olive oil?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
A Verified Doctoranswered
32 years experience
Yes.: Allergy to the pollen from olive trees does not cross react with anything in the olive oil.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
If you are allergic to olive trees are you allergic to olive oil?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael P Vaughnanswered
Allergy and Immunology 36 years experience
Tree pollen: Allergy to tree pollen does not mean you will be allergic to the tree fruit or nut however, it is possible for persons to be allergic to both.
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jul 5, 2012
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