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Allergic reaction

I am a 62 year old female and I have just started having almost an asthma like reaction when I cut up hot peppers. I was cutting up just a pablano pepper today and almost from the first cut I started coughing and having a little trouble breathing. Why has this just started and is it dangerous?
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People develop allergies to things that they have never had any problem with. Just don't cut peppers.
363281 tn?1518219421
Hello,
A person's allergies can change every 5 years. I would have an allergist run some tests to see what you are allergic too, you may have developed an allergy/intolerance to peppers,etc.
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