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Sweating While Eating Almond/Peanut Butter


#1

Hey guys, ever since i can remember i have broken into a sweat (just from my forehead) when i eat a large amount of almond or peanut butter. Its just cold sweat kind of oozing from the forehead. Any idea what causes this? I don't have any other reaction.


#2

what's a large amount? it could be too much food, or you might have an allergy.


#3

4-6 tbsp of almond butter. The sweat stops right after i stop eating.


#4

You have a mild allergic reaction to nuts. May get worse over time, may not. Same thing happens to me when i eat certain Fruits such as Peaches, Nectarines, Plums, ETC.


#5

any preservatives in the stuff?

FYI nut allergies almost always get worse over time and can be life threatening. Might be worth seeing someone to find out for sure


#6

Nope, organic dry roasted almonds. No other ingredients listed. It happens with all brands of the stuff except for whole almonds. Its kind of a rediculous guess but maybe since it takes me longer to eat a 1/2 cup of almonds as opposed to 4 tbsp of almond butter, the almond butter hits the system faster.

Just strange that only the butter form does it and not the whole almond or peanut...


#7

My dad can't eat peanuts, but peanut butter doesn't bother him much...weird.


#8

No idea.

But if it bothers you stop doing it.