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Nickel & Cobalt 


Contact Dermatitis Due to Nickel Allergy in Patients Suffering from Non-Celiac Wheat Sensitivity


Oral nickel exposure may induce Type I hypersensitivity reaction in nickel-sensitized subjects.


Lactose Intolerance in Systemic Nickel Allergy Syndrome.


Systemic Nickel Allergy Syndrome: Epidemiological Data From Four Italian Allergy Units.


Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Nickel Allergy: What is the Role of the Low Nickel Diet?


Oral Hyposensitization To Nickel Induces Clinical Improvement.


Systemic Nickel Allergy: Oral Desensitization and Possible Role of Cytokines Interleukins 2 and 10.


Allergic Contact Dermatitis to a Cell Phone.


Low-cobalt diet for dyshidrotic eczema patients.


Coblat – Contact Allergen of the Year.


A Review of Cobalt.


Systemic contact dermatitis caused by cobalt chloride and palladium.


Systemic allergic contact dermatitis associated with allergy to intraoral metals.


Nickel, chromium and cobalt: the relevant allergens in allergic contact dermatitis.


Nickel Hypersensitivity: A General Review on Clinical Aspects and Potential Co - Morbidities.


Nickel sensitization and dietary nickel are a substantial cause of symptoms provocation in patients with chronic allergic-like dermatitis syndromes.


Chronic allergic-like dermatopathies in nickel-sensitive patients. Results of dietary restrictions and challenge with nickel salts.


Allergic and pseudo-allergic reactions to foods in chronic uticaria


Nickel Allergic Contact Mucositis: Duodenal Histological, Immunohistochemical and Cultural Characterization of an Emerging Clinicopathlogic Entity.


Mo1047 – Relationship Between Nickel Allergic Contact Mucositis and Nickel – Rick Diet in Symptomatic Women Suffering from Endometriosis.


Systemic Nickel Allergy Syndrome: Nosologic Framework and Usefulness of Diet Regimen for Diagnosis.


Update on Systemic Nickel Allergy Syndrome and Diet.


Reply to: Update on Systemic Nickel Allergy Syndrome and Diet.


High Prevalence of Nickel Allergy in an Overweight Female Population: A Pilot Observational Analysis.


Respiratory manifestations due to nickel.


Low Nickel Diet in Dermatology


Systemic Nickel Allergy Syndrome.


Stainless Steel Leaches Nickel and Chromium into Foods During Cooking.


Nickel oral hyposensitization in patients with systemic nickel allergy syndrome.


Topical and Systemic Therapies for Nickel Allergy


Systemic Nickel hypersensitivity and diet: myth or reality? Introduction to nickel allergy


Probiotic supplementation in systemic nickel allergy syndrome patients.


Dietary Nickel as a Cause of Systemic Contact Dermatitis.



Histamine Intolerance


Food Intolerances. 


Histamine and Histamine Intolerance. 


Evaluation of symptoms and symptom combinations in histamine intolerance.


Biogenic Amines in Plant-Origin Foods: Are they Frequently Underestimated in Low-Histamine Diets?


Microbial Patterns in Patients with Histamine Intolerance.


Circadian profiling reveals higher histamine plasma levels and lower diamine oxidase serum activities in 24% of patients with suspected histamine intolerance compared to food allergy and controls.


Histamine intolerance –possible dermatologic sequences.


Evidence for a reduced histamine degradation capacity in a subgroup of patients with atopic eczema.


SIGHI-Leaflet Histamine Elimination Diet.



Rebelytics Low- Cobalt Diet


Rebelytics Low Nickel Diet and Low Cobalt diet Point System


Low Nickel Diet & Lifestyle – Living & Eating Well with Nickel Allergy/SNAS - Facebook group 


INDD – Italian Nickel Detox Diet


Nickel Navigator


Penn State – Low Nickel Diet


Rebelytics – Nickel in Foods: Data-Based Advice


Rebelytics – Low Nickel Diet Scoring System


Coblat Allergy Help – Facebook group


Cobalt Companion


Cobalt – T.R.U.E Test


Cobalt – America Contact Dermatitis Society


SIGHI-Leaflet Histamine Elimination Diet


The Histamine and Tyramine Restricted Diet


Dermatitis Academy





Al-Sowaidi, S., Bonamonte, D., Caloguiri, G.F., & Foti, C. (2016). Nickel Hypersensitivity: A General Review on Clinical Aspects and      Potential Co-Morbidities. Journal of Allergy & Therapy, 7(5), 2-6. doi:10.4172/2155-6121.1000243


Bergman, D., Goldenberg A., Jacob, S.E., & Rundle, C. (2016). Low Nickel Diet: A Patient Centered Review. Journal of Clinical & Experimental Dermatology Research, 7(3), 1-5. doi:10.4172/2155-9554.1000355


Chong, Melanie. & Fonacier, Luz. (2015). Contact Dermatitis: Synopsis. Retrieved from


Dermatitis Academy. (n.d.). Allergic Contact Dermatitis. Retrieved from


Fabbro, Stephanie. & Zirwas, Matthew. (2014). Systemic Contact Dermatitis to Foods: Nickel, BOP, and More. Current Allergy  and Asthma Reports, 14(463), 1-7. doi:10.1007/s11882-014-0463-3.


Fowler, Joseph. (2016). Cobalt. Dermatitis, 27, 3-8. Retrieved from


Goldenberg, A. & Jacob, S.E. (2015). Update on Systemic Nickel Allergy Syndrome and Diet. European Annals Allergy & Clinical Immunology, 47(1) 25-26.


Jacob, Reza. & Silvestri, Dianne. (n.d.). Systemic Contact Dermatitis. Retrieved from

Joneja, Janice. (2017). Histamine Intolerance: A Comprehensive Guide for Healthcare
Professionals [Kindle version]. Retrived from

Katta, Rajani & Schlichte, Megan. (2014). Diet and Dermatitis: Food Triggers. The Journal of Clinical Aesthetic Dermatology, 7(3), 30-36.


Nedorost, Susan. & Stuckert, Joseph. (2008) Low-cobalt diet for dyshidrotic eczema patients. Contact Dermatitis, 59, 361-365.


Owens, Joshua., Silverberg, Jonathan. & Vakaria, Paras. (2018). The Role of Diagnosis of Allergic Contact Dermatitis in Patients with Atopic Dermatitis. American Journal of Clinical Dermatology, 19(3) 293-302.



Shimizu, Tadamichi. & Yoko, Yoshihisa. (2012) Metal Allergy and Systemic Contact Dermatitis: An Overview. Dermatology Research and Practice, 2012. 1-5. doi:10.1155/2012/749561

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