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Face and fingers swelling, stomach burning and paining after eating spicy, red chilly made food. Increase in pimples on face. Worried?

hi.., im 26 years old. whenever i taking spicy food, specialy red chilii made food, my whole body like my fingers, my face get swell and i had a stomach pain and burning after eating these type of food. i have pimples in my face which also increase whenever i eat red chilli made food and spicy food. i had a lot of discomfort last 5 months. is it a matter of worry?? please guide...
Asked On : Sat, 16 Jun 2012
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Its because of spices allergy.
Your body is allergic to spices like red chillies.
Ideally treatment for allergy is avoiding the allergy causing substance.
But its extremely difficult for spices because its one of the main ingredient in all our foods.
You can decrease the amount of chillies while preparing dishes.
Avoid eating in restaurants.
Oral anti-allergy medications like antihistamines can be used.
For skin lesions anti-allergy creams are available for local use.
You the symptoms are severe, you may have to visit hospital for higher care.
Answered: Sat, 16 Jun 2012
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