Sesame is one of the main ingredients used while preparing Asian and Middle Eastern dishes and the growing popularity of such food is responsible for causing sesame allergy. The age long trend of having burgers on a daily basis in America and other European countries wherein sesame seeds are used as dressing on the buns, are also responsible for the growing number of sesame allergy cases. http://allergy-symptoms.org/sesame-allergy-symptoms/
Information on sesame seed allergy from an expert board certified allergist. Includes list of foods to avoid for a diet free of sesame seeds. Can you consume foods with sesame seed oil if you have an allergy to sesame seed?