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Can you developed a peanut allergy and then not have it later on in life?

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Dr. Paul Carter
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Yes: Peanut allergy resolves in some patients, but most cases are persistent. Don't try eating it without appropriate consultation with a board certified allergist.

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A 31-year-old member asked:

Is it possible for you to develop peanut allergy later in life?

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Dr. Maziar Rezvani
Allergy and Immunology 21 years experience
Certainly: Peanut allergy can occur at any age and although they are commonly developed in childhood, it certainly can develop as an adult.
A 29-year-old member asked:

I sit possible to develop peanut allergy late in life?

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Dr. Robert Ramirez
Allergy and Immunology 18 years experience
Rare: It is indeed rare, but it can happen. Talk to an allergist for further recommendations and workup.

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