Sesame

Sesame Allergen CardSesame seeds are an extremely potent allergen which are used extensively in the food industry. Often, the foods that trigger reactions are those where lots of sesame seeds have been ground into a food product as an ingredient. 

For more information and a PDF of the card see allergyfacts.org.au/allergy-anaphylaxis/food-allergens/sesame

Content created July 2019

A food allergy education project supported by

Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia
National Allergy Strategy

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This project received funding from the Australian Government Department of Health.

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