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What is Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite?

What is Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite?

  • Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite: An intolerance to sulfites is an adverse reaction (not an immune response) by the body to sulfites which is often used as a preservative in a variety of foods and medications including meats, salads and dried fruits. The adverse reaction results from the body's inability to metabolize or deal with the sulfite. The amount of the substance required to trigger the onset of symptoms and the nature and severity of symptoms may vary considerably between patients.

Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite: Introduction

Types of Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite:

Broader types of Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite:

What causes Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite?

Causes of Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite: see causes of Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite

What are the symptoms of Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite?

Symptoms of Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite: see symptoms of Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite

Onset of Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite: onset of symptoms may vary from immediate to hours or longer

Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite: Allergist/Immunologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite.
Treatments for Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite: see treatments for Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite

Name and Aliases of Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite

Main name of condition: Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite

Other names or spellings for Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite:

Adverse reaction to sulfites, Food intolerance [sulfites], Sulfite intolerance

 

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