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Allergic to pasta?

After eating pasta I always get a headache, Is a pasta allergy even possible?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:55 AM on Apr. 8, 2011 in Health

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  • No I am not,but my husband sneezes.
    Tootsie182

    Answer by Tootsie182 at 11:56 AM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • No, but it might be something in the pasta. Like you are allergic to gluten or wheat.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 11:57 AM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • You could have celiac disease.  

    beeky

    Answer by beeky at 12:15 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • celiac disease? not likely.. I remember getting these headaches since I was about 9.. I'm now 21. My dr. told me to avoid wheat/pasta.. but it's sooo hard.
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 12:25 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • It could be something in the pasta
    tspillane

    Answer by tspillane at 12:35 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • You might be allergic to wheat. A lot of kids are. Celiac disease is a disorder, you might just have an allergy to wheat.... Try the gluten free pasta. It's a little stickier than your regular pasta, but has the same flavor. We had to use it for a while because ds was allergic to gluten.
    BabyBugsmama

    Answer by BabyBugsmama at 12:38 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • BabyBugsmama, Thank you! I will try the gluten free pasta
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 1:02 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • The same thing happened to me, I went on a gluten free diet, I feel great now. And, I lost weight.
    wellnessgirl

    Answer by wellnessgirl at 7:44 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • Gluten intolerance?
    1smartcookie

    Answer by 1smartcookie at 11:59 AM on Apr. 12, 2011

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