Lupin is a garden flower, certain lupin and certain species are refined into food. Lupin is a less common allergy than in Europe as the UK do not tend to use lupin.
Lupin (or lupine) which is becoming a common flour substitute in gluten-free food. A study showed a strong possibility of cross-reaction between peanuts and this legume, unlike other legumes. Also, be aware that lupin could be present in foods bought from continental markets, and possible cross contamination.
Lupin is a legume related to peanut and soyabean.
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.
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|Baked onion rings|
|Biscuits / cookies|
|Free from gluten products|
|Genetic modified ingredients|
|Lupin hummus spreads|
|Lupin kernel flour|
|Narrow-leafed sweet lupin|
|Pear or Tarwin lupin|
|White lupin (L. albus)|
|Yellow lupin (L. luteus)|
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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