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#1 JennyC

 
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Posted 14 December 2008 - 10:28 AM

I just thought that I would warn everyone that these fudgesicles contain malt. I think that this might be a new change, because I seem to remember buying them for my son before. They are made by Unilever, so I picked them up and read them quickly in the store and I did not catch that they had malt in the ingredients. I was exhausted, and I really didn't expect them to contain gluten so I guess I read too quickly. I gave my son one of these fudgesicles yesterday, the day after his tonsillectomy, before I realized that they contain malt powder, which is the second to the last ingredient. :( I feel horrible! A glutening is the last thing he needs right now! :( We're coming upon 24 hours so hopefully he does not have severe symptoms. :unsure:
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Son 6 yrs old, Positive blood work, Outstanding dietary response, no biopsy.
Household mostly gluten free since 3/07

Me: HLA-DQ 02 & 0302 (DQ 08), which I ran & analyzed myself!Currently gluten lite, negative tTG, asymptomatic

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Posted 14 December 2008 - 10:37 AM

Thanks for the warning. I hope the little guy doesn't get to sick.
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"I will try again tommorrow" (Mary Anne Radmacher)


celiac 49 years - Misdiagnosed for 45
Blood tested and repeatedly negative
Diagnosed by Allergist with elimination diet and diagnosis confirmed by GI in 2002
Misdiagnoses for 15 years were IBS-D, ataxia, migraines, anxiety, depression, fibromyalgia, parathesias, arthritis, livedo reticularis, hairloss, premature menopause, osteoporosis, kidney damage, diverticulosis, prediabetes and ulcers, dermatitis herpeformis
All bold resoved or went into remission with proper diagnosis of Celiac November 2002
Some residual nerve damage remains as of 2006- this has continued to resolve after eliminating soy in 2007

Mother died of celiac related cancer at 56
Twin brother died as a result of autoimmune liver destruction at age 15

Children 2 with Ulcers, GERD, Depression, , 1 with DH, 1 with severe growth stunting (male adult 5 feet)both finally diagnosed Celiac through blood testing and 1 with endo 6 months after Mom


Positive to Soy and Casien also Aug 2007

Gluten Sensitivity Gene Test Aug 2007
HLA-DQB1 Molecular analysis, Allele 1 0303

HLA-DQB1 Molecular analysis, Allele 2 0303

Serologic equivalent: HLA-DQ 3,3 (Subtype 9,9)

#3 GlutenGalAZ

 
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Posted 14 December 2008 - 11:19 AM

I noticed this couple months ago and was very disappointed =(
I am pretty sure it is newer b/c I do not remember seeing this in the past.
Hope your son doesn't feel sick.
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Partial Gluten Free March 2007
Completely Gluten Free February 2008
Tapioca Starch/Flour Free April 2008
No MSG July 2008
Cut out Nitrates//Nitrites January 2009
Problems with Tomatoes and Potatoes -- Cut out Nightshades Aug '09

#4 JennyC

 
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Posted 14 December 2008 - 12:56 PM

Thanks. So far he's doing good. I always make sure that I read labels, but I guess I've started skimming some products. I've definitely learned my lesson.
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Jenny

Son 6 yrs old, Positive blood work, Outstanding dietary response, no biopsy.
Household mostly gluten free since 3/07

Me: HLA-DQ 02 & 0302 (DQ 08), which I ran & analyzed myself!Currently gluten lite, negative tTG, asymptomatic




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