Can oral allergy syndrome cause voice hoarsenss?

Oral allergy synd. Yes, but it's not common. Many patients with this problem do not require specific treatment, because the symptoms are mild. Sometimes if they want to eat the fruit, they pre-medicate themselves with antihistamines. If the reactions are really bothersome or dangerous, with throat closing and hoarseness, the food should be avoided as best possible, and epi pen carried.

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What causes the development of oral allergy syndrome in people?

Pollen allergy. Severe allergy to various pollens and the cross-sensitivity between the pollen and the protein epitopes in raw fruits/veggies cause oral allergy syndrome. Therefore, if you are very allergic to spring tree pollen (birch), you may experience oral allergy symptoms after eating raw carrots, apples, peaches, plums and cherries. Read more...
Cross reaction. Oral allergy syndrome occurs in people with pollen allergies (sometimes dust mite allergies), when a protein in the food they eat cross reacts with a protein in the pollen to which they are allergic, resulting usually in mouth and throat itching, . Read more...

What causes the development of an oral allergy syndrome?

OAS. This is a disorder related to cross reactive proteins in the fresh or raw fruit of vegetables you eat. For example, fresh apple causes itch, tingle, and possible swelling in the mouth, but apple pie, apple sauce, apple crumble cause no symptoms. It is because you have seasonal pollen allergies. Think where the fruit or veggie grows and it can give you a clue to what pollens you are allergic to. Read more...

How do you eat healthily if you have an oral allergy syndrome?

Depends. It really depends on the raw fruits and vegetables you are having to avoid. There are probably some fruits and vegetables that you can tolerate. You should also be able to eat the fruits and vegetables that bother you as long as they are cooked. Read more...
Depends on allergens. The food that causes oral allergy syndrome varies with individuals and what pollen they are allergic to. In most cases, cooking the vegetables or fruits will destroy the protein causing the reaction, and the food can be eaten that way. Read more...

How can I get rid off the oral allergy syndrome?

Elimination diet. Oral allergy syndrome is allergic reaction to foods like nuts and some vegetables.You hve to keep a diary of the foods causing your symptoms, sometimes can not know what is causing, you have to see an allergist.You are placed on a elimination diet of offending foods, and you are challenged by one at a time if you get oral lesions, to confirm, and u do one at a time.Rx is elimination of foods causing. Read more...
Avoid offending food. Oral allergy syndrome due to allergic antibody (ige) to pollen which cross-reacts with heat labile proteins in raw fruits/vegetables e.g. Birch pollen ige cross-reacts with apple, peach, etc. Heating the fruit/vegetable destroys the cross-reacting proteins. Avoid the offending foods when raw; can be eaten cooked/canned. Sometimes allergy injections decrease pollen ige so can tolerate raw fruit. Read more...
Allergy Shots. Food allergy in general can't be "cured". Avoidance is your best bet for preventing the problem. Now, allergy shots have been shown to be effective for oas is some patients, when the fruit in question has an allergen that is also seen in pollinating plants. For example, patients treated for their "birch allergy" could eventually tolerate fruits like apples. Read more...

What can I eat if I have oral allergy syndrome and fructose malabsorption?

Avoid fruit. But you can eat meat, fish, fowl, starches, grains, dairy, eggs, all cooked vegetables, some raw vegetables, oils, spices. You'll want to avoid most fruit. Read more...

I have oral allergy syndrome and can't eat nuts but used a body wash with walnut shell in it. Will I get symptoms?

Oral allergy syndrom. Oral allergy syndrome are local symptoms on contact with certain food due to cross reactivities of those to environmental allergens. It usually does not cause life threatening events like in real food allergies. You can test it on a small area on your skin before applying it to the whole body to gaze how much symptoms you get. Read more...