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Chinese restaurant syndrome

It involves a set of symptoms that some people have after eating food with the additive monosodium glutamate (MSG). MSG is commonly used in food prepared in Chinese restaurants.
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  • MSG syndrome complex
  • monosodium glutamate symptom complex
  • hot-dog headache
  • monosodium glutamate restaurant syndrome
  • hot dog headache
  • Kwok's syndrome
  • MSG (monosodium glutamate) symptom complex
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