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The Right Time To Introduce your Baby To Peanut Butter

The Right Time To Introduce your Baby To Peanut Butter

When is the best time to give your baby peanut butter? As allergenic foods, peanuts may pose potential dangers to my baby.

Signs of An Allergic Reaction

Babies with severe eczema should have peanut testing done in the doctor’s office between 2 and 4 months, while babies with mild or moderate eczema should be given the first taste of peanut products around 6 months. Some symptoms of allergic reactions include those listed below:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Hives
  • Swelling
  • Vomiting
  • Itchy or watery eyes

Find The Right Doctor For You

If you have any questions or wish to know more about an allergy risk, make an appointment to speak with Dr. Alfonso J Henriquez today. A doctor knows the risks associated with potential allergies so you can keep your baby happy and healthy.

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