What are symptoms of wheat allergy?

Gluten sensitivities. Wheat or gluten sensitivities include a wide spectrum of presentations from well-defined celiac disease to other vaguely defined conditions like ibs-like symptoms, and problems outside of the gut like gluten ataxia or peripheral neuropathy. Since it is complicated, a good history taken by your physician with supporting tests might me helpful to tell if you have sensitivities or allergy to wheat.

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What are symptoms of a wheat allergy?

Many. So... ...if diagnosed with celiac diease, please read labels carefully and avoid all foods with wheat, barley, rye (includes breads). Explore the gluten-free aisles of your supermarket. Enjoy products made with rice, soy, oats and liberalize fresh fruits and vegetables, as well as lean meats. Consider blood testing for tissue transglutaminase antibody to assess whether your diet is truly free of gluten. Read more...

Doctors, what are the physical symptoms of wheat allergy?

Allergy symptoms. ?Swelling, itching or irritation of the mouth or throat. ?Hives, itchy rash or swelling of the skin. ?Nasal congestion. ?Headache. ?Itchy, watery eyes. ?Difficulty breathing. ?Cramps, nausea or vomiting. ?Diarrhea. Read more...

What are the symptoms of a wheat allergy?

Wheat. Usually it causes irritable bowel symtoms but I have have seen it aggrevate asthma occasionally and even affect skin allergies or nervous system problems. Read more...

What are more subtle symptoms of mild wheat allergy?

None. There are no symptoms with "mild" wheat allergy. If you have significant wheat allergy you will get oral itching with wheat ingestion and possibly get hives or anaphylaxis. Read more...

What are the usual symptoms of wheat allergies?

A variety! Depending on the patient, food allergy symptoms can include:itchy mouth/throat, facial &/or airway swelling, difficulty breathing or talking, cough, wheeze, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea (can be bloody), flushing, hives, eye redness, itch, &/or swelling, runny, itchy, &/or stuffy nose, sneezing, abdominal pain, feeling of impending doom and even shock or cardiac arrest! Read more...

Are symptoms of wheat allergy different that gluten allergy?

Completely different. All ige-medited food allergies have the same symptoms, oral itching and hives if ingestion, progressing to anaphylaxis if large volume ingestion. Gluten intolerance in celiac disease causes an inflammatory bowel disease and in about 15% a blistering rash called dermatitis herpetiformis. Read more...

Can you tell me which are the physical symptoms of wheat allergy?

Gluten sensitivities. Wheat or gluten sensitivities include a wide spectrum of presentations from well-defined celiac disease to other vaguely defined conditions like ibs-like symptoms, and problems outside of the gut like gluten ataxia or peripheral neuropathy. Since it is complicated, a good history taken by your physician with supporting tests might me helpful to tell if you have sensitivities or allergy to wheat. Read more...