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A 47-year-old member asked:

If im allergic to msg am i allergic to seaweed?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
No: The msg reaction is usually more of a biologic reaction than allergic. There is no relationship between seaweeds and msg.

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