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Do sulfite-containing wines pose a health risk?


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2008-03-03 02:22:24
2008-03-03 02:22:24

Sulfite can cause an allergic reaction in certain people. The majority of people at risk are asthmatic. I believe it would cause anaphylactic shock, giving you a few minutes before it becomes fatal. Sulfite destroys vitamin B-1 (thiamin) in the intestine

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