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Eating Mango Makes Throat Itchy
I have an itchy throat after eating a mango. The fruit started tasting bitter. Breathing fine. Should I just wait and see?
I've eaten a mango for 2 days. For some resason while/after I'm eating the seed, my lips become very itchy & swollen. What could this mean?
Mango reaction: Mango peel and sap contain urushiol, the chemical in poison ivy and poison sumac that can cause urushiol-induced contact dermatitis in susceptible people. Cross-reactions between mango contact allergens and urushiol have been observed. Those with a history of poison ivy or poison oak contact dermatitis may be most at risk for such an allergic reaction. ...Read more
Hi I was wondering is it possible to be allergic to foods that you use to be able to eat and now once I eat them now I get itchy lips? Eg mango & nuts
Allergies: Yes it's very well possible.Get a more detailed answer ›
Consider allergy?: Perhaps there can be some type of allergy you have with certain foods? My suggestion would be to keep a food diary of everything you eat along with how you feel after those meals. See if there is a correlation with certain foods you eat and your symptoms. You may find it could be something else you are eating as well! ...Read more
After I eat fruits like avocado, bananas, watermelon and mango it feels like my throat swells and some difficulty with breath. Is it an allergy?
Yes: It is unusual since those are not all related kinds of fruits, depending how you group them (pit/stone vs not, tree vs ground, etc.). Consult an allergist for formal testing as there are likely others and your reactions will likely worsen with subsequent exposures, so you may need an epi-pen. ...Read more
Avoid eating nuts at: This time and consult with an allergist. Take care. ...Read more
Yes.: A dermatologist can skin test you to be sure (safely). Nut allergies can become deadly! ...Read more
What causes itchy throat like on the top of the roof after eating just felt itchy/scratchy at the moment what can I do to reduce itchiness?
I have an itchy throat after eating cashews, what could be wrong? What are the chances of it itchy due to nut allergy?
Extremely high risk: Itchy throat is highly suggestive of a food allergy, and the next exposure could lead to worse symptoms (swollen throat and inability to breathe). So, definitely eat no more nuts of any kind until tested for allergy. If your are having symptoms now, get medical help if you feel swelling in the throat or tongue. This is an appropriate use of an er if necessary. ...Read more
How do I get rid of my shrimp allergy every time I eat it my throat and lips become swollen and itchy for few minutes when I stop eating?
Don't: Don, t test yourself with shellfish anymore! You are potentially putting your life in danger everytime you eat it. See an allergist and determine what you are allergic to and get a Epinephrine auto injector to carry around. For the time being there is no cure for shellfish allergy. ...Read more
Hi I have an itchy mouth around both sides of the mouth it was over three hours after eating prawns and using cream very itchy throat as well causes?
? sulfite allergy: If you have eaten shrimps in the past with out any problem then it is most likely a Sulfite sensitivity but need to get a skin test to rule out Shrimp allergy anyway. ...Read more
Feels like water in ears & draining in throat. Itchy throat at times w/ feeling like something is stuck in throat below adams apple area. Upset stomach all the time. Can't sleep due to tight feeling in throat. No issues eating or drinking. Month now?
Need to be seen: By your doctor, you may very well Rx meds for your upper airways inflammation causing such symptoms, as well you may be having reflux adding to the problem in your throat, and possibly causing your upset stomach. In the interim, use saline nasal washes, salt water gargles, and OTC antacid or PPI, but read the labels carefully, wish you well ...Read more
Many possibilities: There are many possible causes for an itchy throat. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Itchy throat: You really should see a doctor, who knows what it is. Could be a simple allergy or something more serious. But you need to have someone lay their eyes on your throat before asking what it could be caused by. ...Read more
Try antihistamine: But even more important, find out what may be triggering the itchy throat for example, do you have the itching only after having eaten certain fruits? If so, I suspect that you may have hay fever as well. If you have any problem with throat closing up on you, then you will need to consult an allergist. ...Read more
Consider making tea with 2 tsp of marshmallow root bark per 1cup of hot water (steep in a covered pot for at least 5 minutes). Drink several times a day or as needed. **
or add 2 tsp of slippery elm bark to 1 cup of hot water (steep for at least 5 minutes in a covered teapot). Drink this as needed to relieve itchinessor a few times per day. Slippery elm bark lozenges are also helpful. ...Read more
Itchy Throat: Avoid the allergens, take antihistamines, leukotriene inhibitors, sprays (antihistamine or steroid). If you take the medicines in advance or every day if you have exposure they may work very well. Allergy shots or drops are indicated for the failure of regular medicines to help. ...Read more
You may have allergies and/or asthma. Allergies can cause itchy throat, postnasal and hacking cough etc...Allergy meds such as claritin/zyrtec/benadryl may help. Nasal steroids are probably best, but need a prescription. Wheezing may suggest asthma and eval by doc is recommended. Asthma attack can be life-threatening and so please consult your doc asap...
Good luck. ...Read more
I am coughing nonstop for a week now even with cough syrup given to me. Throat feels very dry, itchy.?
Or chronic allergies could cause this cough. However, there are lots of variables eg, occupation, smoking tobacco, enviroment etc. Some medications can cause cough as well. Please consult your physician for a thorough history, exam and basic tests, ie, chest xray, throat swab, and blood tests. Get well.
Mt throat is super itchy and I have allergies....I was just wondering if its my allergies or something else?
What medicine will I take? I have cough for 1 week now and my throat is itchy the reason for me to cough frequently.
Cough itchy: Could be allergic reaction related to pollens as it is summer try benedryl 25 mg at night and zyrtec (cetirizine) in AM Also could be reflux. Would elevate head of bed at night (pillow between between and box spring) and try ranitidine (that will help for pollen allergies as well) may need inhaler for cough or may have mild infection and need antibiotics f/u w/ doc ...Read more
My phlegm seems to be clear and sometimes white but very stringy, and my throat feels itchy sometimes. What might this be? Thanks
Be seen: There are many things that could be going on. Be seen for an examination. ...Read more
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