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Why does this happen to me?

Everytime I drink wine it gives me a sore throat.Whats up with that?

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Asked by Anonymous at 10:29 PM on Jan. 23, 2009 in Food & Drink

Answers (3)
  • you are probably having an allergic reaction. just red or all wine? red has sulfites in it and is notorious for headaches and allergies.

    Answer by happi-ladi at 10:33 PM on Jan. 23, 2009

  • Im drinking red now and its doing it, I dont remember if the white does it but I have notices a slight headache with the red.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:34 PM on Jan. 23, 2009

  • the headache comes from the high amount of sulfides in most red wines. try eiswein its a sweet white wine that is renown for its smoothness. also try port its low sulfide content and high alcoholcontent usually work well for me.  the sore throat could also come from the high acidity of wine, or there could be an underlying condition...


    Answer by jemdreamz1214 at 12:20 AM on Jan. 24, 2009

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