Symptom Guide

Symptom Guide

Unfortunately, infants and very young children cannot use words to tell you what’s wrong. But physical symptoms can speak volumes if you know what you’re looking for.

Symptoms of a milk allergy or milk allergy-related conditions can be as diverse as inconsolable crying, baby rash, diarrhea, vomiting and wheezing. This guide should help you identify symptoms so you can discuss them with your doctor and dietitian.

You can also visit our Food Allergy Glossary for definitions of food allergies and GI-related terms.

  • Eczema

    An allergic skin rash, characterized by reddening, itching and the appearance of blisters with consequent hardening of the skin and scaling.
  • Skin rash

    Skin irritation that can be caused by an allergy, infection or skin issues such as baby eczema or psoriasis.