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If you are allergic to casein should you avoid protein too?

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Dr. Neil Kao
Dr. Neil Kaoanswered
Allergy and Immunology 33 years experience
No: Casein is a protein found in animal milks. People should avoid triggers of allergic reactions. However there are many, many other proteins in foods that may be safely eaten.

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