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A 36-year-old member asked:

What happens if i take a medicine/cream that contains sodium cetostearyl sulphate if i have an allergy to sufla?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Yes: Sulfate and sulfa are as different as cat and lobster. I know of no one who is allergic to sulfate.
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