Your baby is almost certainly allergic to peanuts. Your information was incorrect as you should definitely avoid eating peanuts or indeed any nuts while breastfeeding if your family is allergic-particularly if there is a family history of nut allergy. You have a daughter allergic to peanuts.Your baby is very highly allergic to peanut as he has reacted extremely early. You must be very careful indeed not to let him eat any food containing peanut. He must have a test done for peanut allergy called the RAST test.It would be best to consult a paediatrician with expertise in paediatric allergy. There are experts in all the main centres in SA.
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