Patient Comments: Food Allergy - Treatment

Do you receive medical treatment for your food allergy, or do you avoid the food? Please discuss your experience.

Comment from: Waverunner, 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: December 01

I developed food allergies about 4 years ago, my lips swell severely and my cheeks swell also. I think it's a soy allergy, but I have seen an allergy doctor, and had the prick test but nothing showed up. Chicken seasoning is really bad for me as well. No tablets seem to work to reduce the swelling, so I just have to ride it out. It takes about 18 hours for all swelling to disappear.

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