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Salicylates are chemicals found in plants and are a major ingredient in aspirin and other pain-relieving medications. They’re also naturally in many fruits and vegetables, as well as in many common health and beauty products.

From: What Is a Salicylate Allergy? WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCE: The Food Allergy Initiative.

Reviewed by Lisa Bernstein on May 31, 2018

SOURCE: The Food Allergy Initiative.

Reviewed by Lisa Bernstein on May 31, 2018

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