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I have trouble breathing and get heart palpitations when eating. Is this an allergic reaction?
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Dr. Michael P Vaughn
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Possibly
A thorough evaluation by an allergy & immunology specialist might be able to accurately exclude this possibility.
Pulmonary function testing would likely be needed for this diagnosis. Do not seek an allergists opinion without bringing a dietary diary recording the foods that were eaten prior to the onset of your symptoms. Food allergy testing would be dictated by your diary.

In brief: Possibly
A thorough evaluation by an allergy & immunology specialist might be able to accurately exclude this possibility.
Pulmonary function testing would likely be needed for this diagnosis. Do not seek an allergists opinion without bringing a dietary diary recording the foods that were eaten prior to the onset of your symptoms. Food allergy testing would be dictated by your diary.
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
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Dr. Alan Khadavi
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: No
But you should see your doctor.

In brief: No
But you should see your doctor.
Dr. Alan Khadavi
Dr. Alan Khadavi
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