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A 28-year-old female asked:

I have just had pineapple juice with my desert . after drinking it my tongue/ throat started to burn and sting a lot ,am i allergic ?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Rony Gorges
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Probably not. : Pineapple juice is highly acidic and depending on what you had for dinner this could have caused irritation to your mouth. Give it another try on a different day without eating anything before if the same thing happens then you might be allergic.

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