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What are symptoms of infant food allergies?

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Dr. James Fox
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Eczema/hives/asthma

Infants with food allergy frequently present with eczema.
Acute reactions to foods such as nuts may present as hives. In infants food allergy may contribute to asthma.

In brief: Eczema/hives/asthma

Infants with food allergy frequently present with eczema.
Acute reactions to foods such as nuts may present as hives. In infants food allergy may contribute to asthma.
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Dr. Cindy Juster
Pediatrics
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In brief: Many possible ones.

Symptoms of infant food allergies can include poor weight gain, hives, bloody diarrhea, severe eczema, facial/eyelid/tongue/lip/throat swelling, itching, chest tightness, wheeze, vomiting, abdominal pain, rapid pulse, dizziness, low blood pressure, fainting, and/or respiratory or cardiac arrest.
Please see your child's doctor or an allergist asap for evaluation if you suspect a food allergy.

In brief: Many possible ones.

Symptoms of infant food allergies can include poor weight gain, hives, bloody diarrhea, severe eczema, facial/eyelid/tongue/lip/throat swelling, itching, chest tightness, wheeze, vomiting, abdominal pain, rapid pulse, dizziness, low blood pressure, fainting, and/or respiratory or cardiac arrest.
Please see your child's doctor or an allergist asap for evaluation if you suspect a food allergy.
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