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If a person has a peanut allergy to peanut butter and peanuts, can they still eat soya nuts?

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Dr. Paul Carter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Probably

However, both are legumes and have potential to be cross-reactive.

In brief: Probably

However, both are legumes and have potential to be cross-reactive.
Dr. Paul Carter
Dr. Paul Carter
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Dr. Gary Steven
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Generally

There is typically not a lot of cross reactivity between the two; if you didn't have a life-threatening reaction to peanut, you can try soy nuts cautiously, but if you had a reaction that scared you, you should first be tested by an allergist before trying soy nuts.

In brief: Generally

There is typically not a lot of cross reactivity between the two; if you didn't have a life-threatening reaction to peanut, you can try soy nuts cautiously, but if you had a reaction that scared you, you should first be tested by an allergist before trying soy nuts.
Dr. Gary Steven
Dr. Gary Steven
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