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I have an allergy to onions where the fumes from them make my throat close up is this common and what do I do?
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Dr. Brian Novick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Avoid them
Sorry. Just stay away from the kitchen when they are being cooked.

In brief: Avoid them
Sorry. Just stay away from the kitchen when they are being cooked.
Dr. Brian Novick
Dr. Brian Novick
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Dr. Gary Steven
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Avoidance
This is not an allergic reaction; it is an intolerance.
There is nothing you can do to treat this. What i usually do when chopping onions is do it outside on the patio, when there is a breeze that prevents me from having to inhale the fumes.

In brief: Avoidance
This is not an allergic reaction; it is an intolerance.
There is nothing you can do to treat this. What i usually do when chopping onions is do it outside on the patio, when there is a breeze that prevents me from having to inhale the fumes.
Dr. Gary Steven
Dr. Gary Steven
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Try putting onions in freezer before chopping.
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