Celery

Celery allergy is rare but can be severe, celery is used in food in various forms. If you are allergic to celery, you might also be allergic to celeriac, as they contain almost identical allergen.

Celery is heat resistant so if you are allergic avoid all forms of celery.

Celery can cause photosensitivity in allergic individual, causing blistered skin after a little sun exposure, this is important to people who handle food in the food industry.

This list is a guidance, included in this list is possible allergen, please check labels.

You may be allergic to traces of amount of the allergen, below are a few statements companies use to make you aware that the allergen is used onsite or on the same machinery. If your food allergy is severe, please look for the following statements on food labelling to avoid anaphylaxis by cross contamination. Also, be aware that companies do not have to put this statement on their labels by law, if you have a reaction to a product avoid using that food product in the future. It might be worth to contact the company if you have had a reaction, and there is no allergen or Precautionary Allergen Labelling. Contacting the company, they can check their safety onsite, or they find an ingredient has been put in error into the food product and put a food recall in place.

If you are uncertain about a product, contact the company to clarify before using the food product.

  • May contain.
  • Produced in a factory.
  • May contain X.
  • Not suitable for someone with X allergy

Foods from abroad has been included in this list, this is for guidance for the traveller.

If you would like food recall alerts directly sent to your email, please use the contact page you will be added to the next food recall alert. Please check the GDPR page, to see how your details are stored.

Drinks 
Seasoning for tomato juice
Vegetable juice
Foods 
Batter for frozen foods
bouillons
Canned soups and fresh soups
Celeriac
Celery leaves
Celery sticks
Crisps
Cured bacon 
Curry
Marmite
Asian cooking
Pre-prepared sandwiches
Processed meat products
Ready Meals
Salads
Sausages
Savoury snacks
Stews
Condiments 
Celery seeds, which can be used to make celery salt
Celery spice
Gravy
Sauces
Seasonings
Spice mixes
Stock cubes
Stocks

This information is only given as guidance and not extensive. Information to be used at individual’s responsibility. Always read the label. Always seek medical advice.

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