Royal jelly may cause allergic reactions in humans ranging from hives, to more severe and even life threatening symptoms.
Signs and symptoms : What to do?
Life-threatening anaphylaxis may follow injections:
Symptoms include :
Immediate severe itching
Low blood pressure
Loss of consciousness
What to do.
Call for help.
Donít leave victim.
Begin CPR (cardio pulmonary resuscitation), mouth-to-mouth breathing and external cardiac massage. Have someone dial emergency. Donít stop CPR until help arrives.
The incidence of allergic side effects in people that consume royal jelly is unknown. However, it has been suggested that the risk of having an allergy to royal jelly is higher in people who already have known allergies.