Food allergy overview

Information for patients, consumers and carers

Fast Facts about food allergy can be found here:

 ASCIA food allergy information is available below.

Information on other adverse reactions to food is available here: including Eosinophilic oesophagitis, Food intolerance, FPIES (Food protein induced enterocolitis syndrome),  FPIES Dietary Guide, FPIES Action Plan and Milk, mucus and cough

Dietary avoidance for food allergy

Allergy prevention and how to introduce solid foods

Food allergy etraining

For dietitians, GPs, paediatricians, nurses and other health professionals

Food allergy etraining for pharmacists

All about allergens food allergy etraining for food service

Food allergy resources for the community

250k website for teenagers and young adults with severe allergies  

Food Allergy 

Allergic and toxic reactions to seafood
pdfASCIA PCC Allergic and toxic reactions to seafood 2019247.63 KB

Coconut allergy
pdfASCIA PCC Coconut allergy 201960.57 KB

Cow's milk (dairy) allergy Updated November 2018
pdfASCIA PCC Cow's milk (dairy) allergy 2019180.86 KB 

Food allergen challenges FAQs 
pdfASCIA PCC Food allergen challenges FAQs 2019130.55 KB

Food allergy 
pdfASCIA PCC Food allergy 2019175.33 KB


Lupin Allergy
pdfASCIA PCC Lupin allergy 201996.73 KB

Oral immunotherapy (OIT) for food allergy New May 2018 
pdfASCIA PCC OIT Food Allergy 2019135.71 KB

Peanut, tree nut and seed allergy
pdfASCIA PCC Peanut treenut seed allergy 2019141.94 KB

Updated May 2019
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