Sesame allergy (1534)

Key points below

 Your child is allergic to sesame.  It’s important to not eat foods or use products that have sesame in them. This will help stop an allergic reaction from happening. Use this teaching sheet to know what to avoid.

What ingredients should we avoid?

Avoid foods that have sesame or any of these ingredients:

What other foods may have sesame as an ingredient? 

Sesame has been found in the food items below:

What are some non-food items that may have sesame?

In these items, Sesamum indicum may be on the label.

All information is based on content from FARE (Food Allergy Research and Education).

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Call your child’s doctor, nurse, or clinic if you have any questions or concerns or if your child has special health care needs that were not covered by this information.