• niknak niknak
    December 04, 2008
    I am allergic to shellfish, calamari, iodine and spinach, why is spinach a problem for me?
    niknak niknak
    December 04, 2008

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  • Shan Phan May 01, 2009
    Shan Phan
    December 04, 2008

    Can you tell me what happens when you experience this reaction, I believe I am allergic as well, but only when I eat in large quantities....

    Do you experience itch? and swelling?

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    • Azuramom
      September 22, 2009
      Azuramom
      September 22, 2009

      My daughter is almost two she was diagnossed as allergic to eggs spinach and cats .Her symptoms of spiach allergy is only pressent when served eggs florentine not egg or spinach alone cause reation.Is it possible you also must combine spinach with other foods to achieve reaction???Also symptoms she expiriances diarea , bright red almost hives and swelling of eyes mouth and almost anywhere uper half...good luck

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  • Vicomte13 July 19, 2010
    Vicomte13
    December 04, 2008

    Spinach is the best vegetable source of iodine in the normal Western diet.  If you're allergic to iodine, you're probably reacting to the iodine in the spinach.

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