People can be allergic to Peanuts but not tree nuts or they be allergic to both.
Peanut allergy is stressful due severity of reaction and high cross contamination possibility.
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. Avoid Lupin as well until you speak to a medical professional.
Peanuts that are grown underground unlike, tree nuts which are seeds and nuts that grow on trees.
Until you are tested avoid lupin and tree nuts to be safe.
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.
|Arachis oil (another name for peanut oil)|
|Asian food (especially Chinese, Indian, Indonesian, Thai, and Vietnamese)|
|Cold-pressed, expelled, or extruded peanut oil*|
|Crushed nuts, crushed peanuts|
|Dried fruit mixes|
|Dry roasted peanuts|
|Edible fruit displays|
|Egg rolls (Chinese)|
|Goobers / Goober peas|
|Ground nuts / ground peanuts|
|Health food bars|
|Hydrolysed peanut protein|
|Hydrolysed plant protein|
|Hydrolysed vegetable protein|
|Mandelonas (peanuts soaked in almond flavouring)|
|may contain peanut|
|Peanut protein hydrolysate|
|Peanuts / Cacahuete|
|Sunflower seed butter (shared equipment)|
|Sweets (including chocolate)|
|Takeaways/ restaurant foods|
|Glazes and marinades|
|Szechuan and other sauces|
|Contraceptive pill – Desogestrel.|
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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