The Big List

This is “The Big List” of symptoms that can be caused by
food allergy | food intolerance | gluten sensitivity | coeliac disease.

If you (or your child) have any on-going unexplained symptoms – then this could be a food allergy.
So it is worthwhile getting the right tests done.
We investigate and help families with these sorts of health problems.

The BIG LIST of possible symptoms


  • Eczema
  • Urticaria (wheals, welts)
  • Hives
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry skin
  • Itchy skin
  • Rashes

Gut/ bowel/ intestine

  • Gastric reflux / GORD/ GERD
  • Colic
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Irritability
  • Food Refusal
  • Local Symptoms – in or around the mouth
  • Abdominal pain
  • Recurrent vomiting
  • Poor growth/ Failure to thrive
  • Short

Brain & behaviour

  • Tired/ lack of energy
  • Exhausted
  • Muscle weakness
  • Headaches
  • Migraine
  • Behaviour disturbance
  • Poor concentration
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD)


  • Runny nose
  • Cough
  • Wheeze
  • Ear troubles

Poor health/ Run down

  • Always getting sick
  • Constant runny nose
  • Lots of time off school

(You are welcome to make an appointment (using the appointments tab) at the Children’s Clinic | Allergy Centre, Christchurch to help with your diagnosis)