Your Cart
Your cart is empty

Looks like you haven't added any test / checkup to your cart

Add Test / Checkup
User Sign In Health checkup offers

Allergen, Individual - Food Peach

Peaches are a popular fruit enjoyed by many around the world for their juicy flavor and numerous health benefits. However, some individuals may experience allergic reactions upon consuming peaches or products containing peach extracts. The Allergen, Individual - Food Peach test is a blood test that is used to identify and confirm an allergy to peaches. The test detects the levels of specific Immunoglobulin E (IgE) antibodies that the body's immune system may produce in response to proteins found in peaches.

  • Test NameAllergen, Individual - Food Peach
  • Sample TypeBlood
  • Preparations RequiredNo special preparation such as fasting is required for this test.
  • Report Time2 Days

Allergies to peaches may present in various ways, with symptoms ranging from mild to severe. These can include itching or tingling in the mouth, hives, nasal congestion, digestive problems, or, in extreme cases, anaphylactic shock. Knowing whether you are allergic to peaches is essential in managing and preventing allergic reactions, which in some cases, could be life-threatening.

Home Sample Collection Process

Book your convenient slot
Book your convenient slot
Sample Collection by Phlebotomist
Sample Collection by Phlebotomist
Reporting of the sample at lab
Reporting of the sample at lab
Download Reports
Download Reports
Frequently Asked Questions

The test is important for individuals who suspect they might be allergic to peaches. By confirming the allergy, it can help in avoiding the consumption of peaches and peach-containing products, thereby preventing any allergic reactions. Moreover, the doctor may use the results to develop an allergy management and treatment plan.

This test measures the level of specific Immunoglobulin E (IgE) antibodies in the blood, which are produced by the immune system in response to the proteins found in peaches.

Common symptoms include itching or tingling of the mouth, hives, nasal congestion, stomach cramps, diarrhea, and in severe cases, difficulty breathing or anaphylactic shock.

Managing a peach allergy involves avoiding the consumption of peaches and any products that contain peaches. It is also advisable to have an allergy action plan, which includes having antihistamines or an epinephrine auto-injector on hand.

An allergy to peaches involves the immune system and can be life-threatening, while peach intolerance involves the digestive system and is generally less severe. The symptoms of intolerance are usually limited to digestive issues.

The severity of a peach allergy can be affected by several factors including the amount of peach consumed, the individual’s sensitivity, and the presence of asthma or other allergies.

Currently, there is no cure for peach allergy. The management involves avoiding peaches and being prepared to treat allergic reactions if they occur.

Some people with a peach allergy may tolerate canned peaches, as the heating process can break down the allergenic proteins. However, it is essential to consult your doctor before trying canned peaches.

Yes, people allergic to peaches may also be allergic to other fruits like apples, cherries, and plums, a phenomenon known as cross-reactivity.

Yes, although food allergies are more common in children, they can develop at any age, including later in life.

In case of a severe allergic reaction, such as difficulty breathing, use an epinephrine auto-injector if available, and seek emergency medical help immediately.

You should consult an allergist or immunologist if you have an abnormal value in the Allergen, Individual - Food Peach test.

Peach allergy in children may sometimes be outgrown, but it can also persist into adulthood. Regular allergy testing and consultation with a doctor are important for monitoring.

The Allergen, Individual - Food Peach test is a significant diagnostic tool in identifying and managing peach allergies. Being vigilant about the ingredients in the food consumed, understanding cross-reactivity with other fruits, and having an allergy action plan in place are crucial steps in managing and preventing severe allergic reactions to peaches. It is vital to remain informed and maintain open communication with your doctor regarding your allergy.

Allergen, Individual - Food Peach
₹ 1200
Schedule Test in Your Available Time
Locations Near You in Hyderabad
  • 4KM from Madhapur
  • 3KM from Banjara Hills
  • 1.9KM from Yusufguda
  • 3KM from Madhura Nagar
  • 5KM from Shaikpet