Peach is eaten fresh as fruit and is ingredient of juices, jams, jellies and preserves. Fruit is juicy as nectarine and delicious to eat.
Like other fruit allergies – peach allergy can also take 2 different forms that lead to birch tree pollen allergy symptom within 5 to 15 minutes of consumption of peach fruit. This results in OAS and inflammation, wheezing, nasal congestion.
And, second one is latex allergy, when people eat peach with peel it causes reaction- abdominal pain, vomiting, life threatening symptoms.
People (especially in Europe) who develop reactions to peach allergen can tolerate cooked peach and juices when they have OAS symptoms. Individuals often develop adverse reaction to other fruits with peach – apple, pear, cherry, banana and melon.
Author: Sumana Rao | Posted on: June 13, 2018