Corn Syrup: 1/2 cup is about 1,5000 micrograms
Sulfur Dioxide (which breaks down and produces sulfites) occurs in:
- Taurine (in Red Bull)
- Carmel Color
- 6 out of the 7 FD&C colors
- Aspartame - artificial sweetener
In early 1985 the Food & Drug Administration created the Adverse Reaction Monitoring System (ARMS) to better monitor the effects of additives and deal with consumer complaints. ARMS has received nearly 6,000 complaints since its inception. Aspartame and sulfite preservatives top the list, accounting for almost 95 percent of all complaints (SOURCE).
To report an allergic reaction to the FDA contact: (313) 393-8189 (SOURCE).