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Is barium sulfate a sulfa drug ?

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Dr. Paxton Daniel
Radiology 33 years experience
No: There does not appear to be any reason for people with sulfa or sulfite allergies to avoid medications that contain a sulfate salt such as barium sulfate. Here is the web page: http://allergies.About.Com/od/medicationallergies/a/sulfahub.Htm.

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