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Doctor insights on: Can You Be Allergic To Passion Fruit

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Is it possible for me to be very allergic to passion fruit?

Is it possible for me to be very allergic to passion fruit?

Possbible: Anyone can be allergic to any food. The most common food allergies are egg, milk, wheat, soy, peanuts, treenuts, and shellfish/fish. If one suspects a food allergy then proper evaluation needs to be performed. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have tropical tea bags which contain passion fruit, could I have a severe allergic reaction to these tea bags if I consume the tea?

How do I know if I have tropical tea bags which contain passion fruit, could I have a severe allergic reaction to these tea bags if I consume the tea?

Read labels: For any food allergy, it is imperative to read ingredient labels to identify if the specific food allergen is present. The U.S. Food labeling law does not require passion fruit to be included, but check anyway. Typically there is a contact number at the company to call. If a person is not sure, they should avoid that particular product. An allergic reaction could occur if highly allergic. ...Read more

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Is quince an Allergic fruit?

Is quince an Allergic fruit?

Could be: Any food can cause an allergy in a person. If you have symptoms every time you eat it, then you might be allergic or intolerant of the substance. If your symptoms go away when you don't eat it, that tells you that the particular food (quince in your case) is the culprit. ...Read more

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What may cause someone to become alergic to fresh fruit, but not frozed or cooked fruit?

What may cause someone to become alergic to fresh fruit, but not frozed or cooked fruit?

Pesticides: I wonder if what they are really allergic to is the pesticides that have been used on it. It could also be the gas that they use to ripen it. Try organic fruit and see if you get the same reaction. ...Read more

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Why might I only be allergic to fresh fruit?

Why might I only be allergic to fresh fruit?

Oral allergy: This is called oral allergy syndrome. It is an oral reaction in the mouth and throat to fresh fruits that cross reacts with pollen you are allergic to. When you cook or process the fruits, such as in jams and pies, the protein changes shape and your body does not recognize it, so you don't react. Treat your nasal allergies, it will improve your fruit reactions. Start allergy shots. ...Read more

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What can be done to stop being allergic to all fresh fruit?

What can be done to stop being allergic to all fresh fruit?

Oral allergy: You suffer from an oral allergy syndrome as ou may have sensitivities to tree pollen and spring season allergies, consult a board certified allergist, allergen immunotherapy to the pollen may improve your oral allergy symptoms. ...Read more

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What can I do if im allergic to fresh fruit? How can I stay healthy?

Oral allergy: If your symptoms are limited to the mouth and you have spring seasonal nasal allergies, you are suffering from oral allergy. This is a cross reaction between fresh fruits and tree pollen. If you take antihistamines prior to eating fresh fruits it attenuates the reaction. Your best long term relief is to get allergy shots for tree pollen and your oral reactions fade with time, see an allergist. ...Read more

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Is it possible to be allergic to a fruit's seed but not the actual fruit?

Is it possible to be allergic to a fruit's seed but not the actual fruit?

Yes: Some people are allergis to pumpkin seeds but not the pumpkin, the seeds have proteins that one becomes allergic to. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what you suggest if I'm allergic to fruit can I take pills make from fruit?

Can you tell me what you suggest if I'm allergic to fruit can I take pills make from fruit?

Fruit allergy: Generally fresh fruit allergy is from oral allergy, which is limited to the mouth is cross reacts eith pollen allergy to trees and weeds. Pills from fruits are processed and should not cause reactions. ...Read more

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Do fruit gusher snacks have dairy in it. I ingested one with out looking and I'm very allergic? Do they have it? Hurry

Seven varieties are: ...listed by the manufacturer. Here's their website to facilitate you researching the one you consumed: http://www. Generalmills. Com/Home/Brands/Snacks/Fruit%20Snacks/Brand%20Product%20List%20Page. Aspx#{57546B5C-D377-4D5E-B280-9CCF6C771C94} ...Read more

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What is it called when I am allergic to fresh fruit?

OralAllergySyndrome: It is very common in people who also suffer from hayfever or allergic rhinitis. It's also called fruit-pollen syndrome. Peeling your fruit can help reduce the amount of allergy causing proteins. Heating the fruit can help denature them. Even cutting the fruit and letting them sit can help due to oxidation. A small percentage of people can get anaphylaxis and need to carry epipen (epinephrine). Good luck! ...Read more

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Is Monk fruit extract safe to consume? What about allergic reactions to it? I bought some ice cream that has it in it. Never had it and concerned

Is Monk fruit extract safe to consume? What about allergic reactions to it? I bought some ice cream that has it in it. Never had it and concerned

FDA GRAS since 2009: Monk fruit extract gained FDA approval in 2009 as "generally regarded as safe". Check out http://www. Shape. Com/healthy-eating/diet-tips/ask-diet-doctor-monk-fruit for more info. You'll never know you're allergic to something unless you try it (assuming it's different from some other allergen to which you are sensitive). Since monk fruit extract is relatively unique, you'll need to try it. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to fruit juice?

Can you be allergic to fruit juice?

Yes: Allergic antibodies (ige) can be formed to any large complex molecule that is recognized as foreign to the body such as: animal and plant proteins or carbohydrates, bacteria, fungi, insect venoms or excrement (dust mites) or even synthetic molecules such as drugs. The presence of ige does not, by it self, confirm true allergy; clinical symptoms occurring after exposure must also be noted. ...Read more

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What vitamins should I take since I am allergic to fruit and I don't really like vegetables?

What vitamins should I take since I am allergic to fruit and I don't really like vegetables?

Fruit allergy: Fruit allergy is usually secondary to bad pollen allergy. Treat you seasonal allergies firat, an allergist can give you the best options. No amountof vitamin can replace fresh fruits and vegetables inyour diet. ...Read more

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What to do if I am allergic to fruit and I eat so much junk food but I'm still losing weight!?

What to do if I am allergic to fruit and I eat so much junk food but I'm still losing weight!?

Silly: Hi. Sorry, but it's silly to say you're allergic to fruit. Maybe A fruit, maybe even two (but I doubt it), but please reconsider saying you're "allergic to fruit". And regardless of what you THINK you're allergic to, putting junk food in your mouth is a conscious decision YOU make. You have the decision-making power to NOT put junk food in your mouth. Eat healthily and exercise regularly FOR LIFE! ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to the smell of a certain food? The smell of fruit really makes me want to puke.

Yes: It is probably not really an allergy, but a reaction to an odor. It may be a memory or just a particular smell that "doesn't agree with you". The easiest treatment is to avoid the smells. ...Read more

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Hi im allergic to citrus fruits or citrus acid. What are the citrus fruits or has the citrus acid that it's not good for me to eat, drink juices fruit?

Citrus fruits: Http://www. Thefruitpages. Com/citrus. Shtml

http://www. Buzzle. Com/articles/citrus-fruits-list. Html

This still may not be absolute complete as there are n=hybrids.
f/u/ with allergist. ...Read more

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How can taking advair effect your immune system? I am also allergic to citrus fruit. What are my other options to boost my immune system?

How can taking advair effect your immune system? I am also allergic to citrus fruit. What are my other options to boost my immune system?

Advair: The steroid portion of advair (fluticasone) actually can blunt immune responses where it is used. There were not a dramatic increase in infections when the medication was studied however. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to calcium ascorbate or citric acid? I am not allergic to any fruit that I know of but had a bad reaction to mixed fruit with tho

Can you be allergic to calcium ascorbate or citric acid? I am not allergic to any fruit that I know of but had a bad reaction to mixed fruit with tho

No: Food allergens are made of protein and neither of these products has it. Tell us more about your reaction to mixed fruits and what kinds of fruits were present in it so that we can provide you some answer ...Read more

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I am allergic to most fruits. I really want to eat healthy but I cant. Is there any way possible to be able to eat fruit?

I am allergic to most fruits. I really want to eat healthy but I cant. Is there any way possible to be able to eat fruit?

Fruit allergy: Most fruit allergy is a type of oral allergy and not a life threatening allergy. This is related to seasonal nasal allergies. Your best long term hope is to get tested by an allergist and get on allergy shots, they may improve your reactions to fruits and you will be able to eat them. ...Read more

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Can a person who is allergic to penicillin also have adverse reactions to to fruit mold?

Yes/unrelated: People that are allergic to penicillin can be allergic to "fruit mold" but they are completely different reactions and are unrelated. The "fruit mold" that you are mentioning is probably pennicilium - the mold that actually makes penicillin. However, allergic reactions to those are separate and unrelated. ...Read more

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I am bringing fruit to a luncheon where one of the ladies is allergic to vitamin c. Is there a fruit I can bring that doesn't have vitamin c?

I am bringing fruit to a luncheon where one of the ladies is allergic to vitamin c. Is there a fruit I can bring that doesn't have vitamin c?

BOGUS, not Vit C: Allergies, "claims of various intollerances", to all kinds of molecules have become in vogue. If the person really had an ''allergy" to vitamin c (present all all kinds of foods, not just fruit), they would also have the disease scurvy due to inadequate vitamin c. Given your question, try looking it up, e.g. I quickly found: http://www. Naturalhub. Com/natural_food_guide_fruit_vitamin_c.Htm. ...Read more

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I ate peanut free fruit snacks went outside to shovel snow and came in bc I was having an allergic reaction could this be food induced anaphylaxis?

I ate peanut free fruit snacks went outside to shovel snow and came in bc I was having an allergic reaction could this be food induced anaphylaxis?

Maybe: What was the allergic reaction? Shortness of breath while shoveling snow could be a side effect (no offense) but being out of shape (i am too), but also cold air is classic for causing shortness of breath, runny noses, coughing, wheezing, redness, flushing, etc.... See an allergist to have some testing before chalking up whatever reaction you had to an allergy. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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18m old, severe diaper rash anytime eats fruit. Allergic? Yes we change diaper frequently, use cream & pedialite. She loves fruit but d.R is so bad.

18m old, severe diaper rash anytime eats fruit. Allergic? Yes we change diaper frequently, use cream & pedialite. She loves fruit but d.R is so bad.

May be intolerant: Some kids have a deficiency of the enzyme needed to digest fruit sugar.If they eat it, it can pass through without being absorbed and lead to acidic stools that are loose and scalding in nature. These leave a diaper rash that looks like a 1st degree burn. The approach to this issue is to avoid any fruit in quantity. When she is older she may tolerate the fruit better, but while in diapers, avoid. ...Read more

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Had allergic congestion from sulfites in dried fruit before, now have rash after eating pasta made with dried vegetables--possible sulfites caused?

Had allergic congestion from sulfites in dried fruit before, now have rash after eating pasta made with dried vegetables--possible sulfites caused?

See allergist or GI: Rash after eating a food can be a manifestation of food allergy. Skin testing or ige antibody test for suspected food allergen is way to test. Sulfites typically not a common cause of true allergic reaction but can cause non allergic reaction. Suggest you see an allergist or gastroenterologist. Take a picture of any rash you see after eating and keep detailed food diary also helpful for evaluation. ...Read more

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Can allergic reaction to fruit cause a pea-size lump inside my tongue? It's tender but not painful, slight swelling. What can I do?

Can allergic reaction to fruit cause a pea-size lump inside my tongue? It's tender but not painful, slight swelling. What can I do?

See your doctor: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more