Asked by: Janne Weckerfood and drink food allergies
Are there sulfites in bacon?
Last Updated: 4th April, 2021
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In respect to this, what foods have sulfites in them?
Sulfites are found in dried fruits, molasses, sauerkraut and pickled foods, pre-made gravies and sauces, canned vegetables, condiments, frozen shrimp, dehydrated potatoes, potato chips, jams, and trail mix. Sulfites also occur naturally in some foods, such as beer, wine, and fruit and vegetable juices.
Subsequently, question is, are there sulfites in chocolate? Sulfites are just one of chocolate's problems. Many people are allergic or sensitive to chocolate for other reasons. So, maybe that's why white chocolate was invented. However, more expensive white chocolates do contain some cocoa butter, so watch out.
Thereof, what are the symptoms of being allergic to sulfites?
Symptoms of a sulfite allergy include:
- Hives and itchiness.
- Upset stomach, diarrhea, and vomiting.
- Trouble swallowing.
- Drop in blood pressure.
- Trouble breathing.
Are sulfites harmful to your health?
Sulfites are preservatives and antioxidants. But for those who are sensitive to them, consuming sulfites can cause breathing difficulties and, less commonly, hives or other allergy-like symptoms. These reactions can range from so mild you might not even notice them to quite severe.