Yes, this can happen with sulfites.
Strongly suggest you look into Methylation Cycle Genomics. Here are some links to help you out:
Very few doctors have a clue about this stuff, but some are learning...
Best to not undertake treatment on your own...google "Dr. Amy Yasko" if you want more details. She pioneered the whole methylation cycle thing as a means of treating kids with Autism.
Chronic Lyme, Bart., Gluten & Sulfite Sensitivity, Many Food/Inhalant/Medication/Chemical Allergies & Intolerances, Asthma, Gut dysmotility & non-specific inflammation, Lupus, Osteoporosis, etc.; G-Tube
Meds: Flagyl, Domperidone, Claritin, Singulair, Andrographis & other herbs, homeopathy, supplements, etc.