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What does strawberry allergy rash look like?

What does strawberry allergy rash look like?

Red, hives: Can be selling on skin such as hives or red itchy rash on face and body. Food allergies will resolve in 1-3 days if you avoid food. Take oral antihistamine and topical hydrocortisone. If it persists see md. ...Read more

Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
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Strawberry Allergy (Definition)

Allergy to any food, in this case strawberry will cause symptoms of oral itching, lip or tongue swelling, hives, breathing difficulty and/or throat closure etc. Food allergy is diagnosed with clinical history followed by skin or blood test and that information helps establish the diagnosis and ...Read more


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Are there anythings that can ease a strawberry allergy?

Are there anythings that can ease a strawberry allergy?

No: Food allergy is food allergy and there is nothing that can be taken that can "ease" or allow one to consume the food they are allergic to. ...Read more

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Strawberry allergy sufferer missing much nutrition?

Strawberry allergy sufferer missing much nutrition?

No: Not consuming strawberries would not affect the nutrition of a person as long as s/he takes other fruits and vegetables. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Strawberry allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Strawberry allergy?

Food allergy: Allergy to any food, in this case strawberry will cause symptoms of oral itching, lip or tongue swelling, hives, breathing difficulty and/or throat closure etc. Food allergy is diagnosed with clinical history followed by skin or blood test and that information helps establish the diagnosis and severity of the allergy. ...Read more

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Strawberry allergy maybe. But would jam (cooked strawberry) be ok?

Get tested: Strawberry allergy is rare and strawberries have histamine-like chemicals in them but if you have any symptoms, i would recommend an evaluation with an allergy/immunology specialist. ...Read more

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Strawberry allergy to conventional fruit or organic also?

The same allergen: Whether a fruit is organic or not, does not matter for conventional food allergies. The allergen in the fruit will be the same. Bottomline, always avoid the fruit you are allergic to. ...Read more

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Are there any cures, or things that can prevent, a strawberry allergy?

Are there any cures, or things that can prevent, a strawberry allergy?

No cure, just avoid: There are no cures for food allergy. Prevent reactions by reading labels and avoiding all foods which contain the food to which you're allergic. ...Read more

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How will i know what does a strawberry allergy look like?

How will i know what does a strawberry allergy look like?

Several reactions: While any food can trigger a food allergy, strawberries are commonly blamed for itchy skin rashes after ingestion and sometimes direct skin contact. More severe allergic type reactions may occur, but are less common. Strawberries contain chemical type substance that can release histamine, causing the itchy rashes. Sometimes the reaction is limited to the mouth/throat with itching--oral allergy. ...Read more

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What does a strawberry allergy look like in an allergic person?

What does a strawberry allergy look like in an allergic person?

Same as other foods: Food allergy usually starts within 30 min. And involves some or all of following: itchy/swollen lips/mouth/throat, nausea, vomitting, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, flushing, itchy skin, hives, chest tightness, wheezing, runny/stuffy nose, itchy/watery eyes, lightheadedness/low bp. It is rare to have a single symptom except itchy mouth and symptoms resolve within 24 hours. Allergic reactions to fo. ...Read more

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Hello! What foods should I avoid with a strawberry allergy? Thank you! June

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What foods should I avoid with a strawberry allergy?
Thank you!
June

Not an easy question: obviously strawberries, and probably cherries, other fruits that cross react: ? grapes. you will definitely be better off seeing an allergist for better evaluation, testing and probably performing food challenges, most important though is prescribing epinephrine to use in emergency, together with an antihistaiminc. pls check the ACAAI web site to locate an allergist in your area, goodluck ...Read more

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If I had strawberry flavored candy with no itching, does this mean my strawberry allergy is gone?

If I had strawberry flavored candy with no itching, does this mean my strawberry allergy is gone?

No: Strawberry candy may contain no actual strawberries - like juice which contains no juice. You would have to check ingredients as it may only have artificial colors and flavors. ...Read more

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Not do this. Is it possible that my strawberry allergy is also an acai berry allergy? Any relationship?

Not very likely: These plants are not related. You most likely have developed allergy to both these fruits un related. ...Read more

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Does this mean my strawberry allergy is gone if my lips/tongue are fine after eating some?

Cooked or raw differ: Strawberries and other berries have components that will cause your cells (mast cells) to release histamine. This will give you the symptoms of allergy without you really having a strawberry allergy. People who have this type of reaction, can eat cooked strawberries, strawberry jelly or jam without any problem. ...Read more

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Will strawberry flavored amoxicillin cause hives in a breastfed baby with a strawberry allergy? He has taken bubble gum one 2 times before no issue

Will strawberry flavored amoxicillin cause hives in a breastfed baby with a strawberry allergy? He has taken bubble gum one 2 times before no issue

Can Be Either:: May be the baby is developing Amoxicillin allergy, or possibly strawberry related. Remember, somebody has to be exposed to an allergen initially to react to it on further exposure. With subsequent exposure, the allergic reaction becomes stronger and severe to become life threatening. Be careful next time, talk to baby's doctor. ...Read more

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I just recently developed a strawberry allergy which is severe (tongue and throat swelling). Are there any other foods i should avoid?

I just recently developed a strawberry allergy which is severe (tongue and throat swelling). Are there any other foods i should avoid?

There are: Food allergy tests your doctor can perform. Ask your doctor about the RAST Food allergy panel or Immunocap test. It requires a blood draw and can specify what food you're allergic to. Stay healthy. ...Read more

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Rash from strawberry leaves? Do people have contact allergy to them?

Rash from strawberry leaves?  Do people have contact allergy to them?

Possible: Plant leaves contain chemicals that can lead to an allergic reaction. Additionally, food crops may be sprayed with materials which can also lead to rashes. Contact allergies generally result from repeated exposure to a substance. In the future, wear gloves or some other protective barrier to limit exposure. Additionally, wash well after contact. See your doctor if persists or worsens. ...Read more

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How long do food allergy rashes last?

How long do food allergy rashes last?

Could last a life: Time. It depends on the type of food allergy and treatment given. Some allergies may be controlled with medication and tolerance may be induced to others. See this site for more info. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001820/. ...Read more

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How can I overcome rashes from allergy?

How can I overcome rashes from allergy?

See a dermatologist: How do you know it is allergy? Most rashes are not allergies. You need to start with a precise diagnosis. ...Read more

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Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more