Cashew Nut Allergy

Cashew Nut Allergy


  • Madiha Khan Niazi Institute of Diet and Nutritional Sciences, The University of Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan
  • Farooq Hassan Punjab Healthcare Commission, Lahore, Pakistan



Cashew, Allergens, Food, Nuts


A severe health problem brought on by increased cashew nut use and dietary and cooking changes is cashew nut allergy. It is brought on by the use of trace amounts of Ana-o 3, Ana-o 1, and Ana-o 2 allergens from cashew nuts. Enzymatic processing, oral immunotherapy, and adrenaline auto-injector devices are effective treatment options. The labelling of foods containing cashew nuts is crucial for prevention


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DOI: 10.54393/df.v4i01.69
Published: 2023-06-30

How to Cite

Niazi, M. K., & Hassan, F. . (2023). Cashew Nut Allergy: Cashew Nut Allergy. DIET FACTOR (Journal of Nutritional and Food Sciences), 4(01), 02–05.


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