Common Allergy: These symptoms are warnings from your body

Common Allergy: These symptoms are warnings from your body

Peanut allergy is one of the most common food intolerances: What symptoms to watch out for.

Munich – Characteristic signs of an allergy to peanuts are:

  • Itching and swelling of the mucous membranes in the mouth and throat
  • Itching, swelling and redness of the skin
  • hives
  • stomach pain
  • vomiting and diarrhea
  • Allergic rhinitis and asthmatic complaints
  • Triggering or intensifying flare-ups of neurodermatitis

Anaphylactic shock triggers a reaction in multiple organs of the body, including the skin, respiratory system, digestive system, and cardiovascular system, all at the same time. When signs such as difficulty breathing and cardiac arrest appear, a food allergy can even be fatal.

These are possible signs of a anaphylactic shocks:

  • Shortness of breath and difficulty breathing
  • Severe swelling of the mucous membranes in the throat and mouth
  • Severe drop in blood pressure
  • cardiac arrest

All information at a glance: Why peanut allergy is so dangerous, what causes it and what treatment options are available.

Editor’s note

This article only contains general information on the respective health topic and is therefore not intended for self-diagnosis, treatment or medication. In no way does it replace a visit to the doctor. Unfortunately, our editors are not allowed to answer individual questions about clinical pictures.

(Laura Knops)


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