Information on Salicylates and Salicylate Sensitivity
On this page you will find information about salicylate, salicylate intolerance and anything related to the subject. I hope that it will be a helpful resource and learning tool for you and I want it to be as complete as possible. So, if you have questions about salicylate sensitivity or salicylates in general that are not covered here please feel free to head over to the forum.
Health to you and yours!
What is Salicylate Sensitivity/Salicylate Intolerance?
What are the symptoms of Salicylate Sensitivity/Salicylate Intolerance?
What is the difference between intolerance and allergy?
If I suspect that I am salicylate intolerant what can I do about it?
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What are Salicylates and where are they found?
Salicylates are chemicals that occur naturally in many plants, including many fruits vegetables, and herbs. Salicylates in plants act as a natural immune hormone and preservative, protecting the plants against diseases, insects, fungi, and harmful bacteria. Salicylates are also created synthetically and can be found in many medicines, perfumes and preservatives.