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I have food allergy and i am pregnant. Will it harm my baby?

i am 24 weeks pregnaunt. i had an allergic reation last nite that ended in going to the ER. i had a glass of milk and a brownie and within 15 mins had upset stomach , my palms feet and through began to itch and get hot, within mins my whole body was covered in hives . the doctor at the ER said it was a food allergy which he thought to be from the glass of milk? ive never had food allergys before? i eat dairy products daily and i had ate a brownie from the same batch earlier that same day with no reaction? He said i possibly could of had to much dairy? i was wondering if it is possibly to suddenly develop a food allergy while pregnaunt? and if it possibly means the baby is allergic? if it is the milk that caused it, will the baby be lactose intolerant? and how can i go about finding out what caused it with out having such a server reaction agian?
Asked On : Fri, 15 Oct 2010
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Thanks for query,
You might have allergic reaction to the food stuff taken,
Nothing to worry abut your baby,baby may not have. allergy to milk.
Take antihistamine after consulting your obst.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Sun, 28 Aug 2011
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