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What are the symptoms of a food allergy?

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They can include a tingling sensation of the mouth, swelling of the tongue and throat, hives, skin rashes, vomiting, abdominal cramps, difficulty breathing, diarrhea, a drop in blood pressure, or even a loss of consciousness. Severe reactions -- called anaphylaxis -- can be fatal.

From: Food Allergies and Your Skin WebMD Medical Reference

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American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Reviewed by William Blahd on September 04, 2016

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American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Reviewed by William Blahd on September 04, 2016

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