WHAT food is restricted?
- any food with added sulfites
WHY is the food restricted?
- sulfite sensitivity can cause skin problems (itch, rash, and hives), digestive issues
(stomach cramps, nausea, diarrhea), breathing problems and, in extreme cases, life-threatening
OBVIOUS sources of the substance
- products labeled “contain sulfites”
HIDDEN sources of the substance
- chemical additives: sulfur dioxide, potassium bisulfate, and potassium metabisulfite