Despite many concerns to the contrary, there is no evidence that any of the major artificial sweeteners on the market have harmful effects for humans.The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has currently approved five artificial sweeteners in the United States:
Aspartame (NutraSweet, Equal); 200 times sweeter than sugar#
Saccharin (Sweet'N Low, Sweet Twin, Necta Sweet); 200 - 700 times sweeter than sugar#
Acesulfame-K (Sunett, Sweet One); 200 times sweeter than sugar#
Neotame (approved for use in baked goods, soft drinks, chewing gum, frosting, frozen desserts, jams, jellies, gelatins, puddings, processed fruit and fruit juices, toppings, and syrups); 7,000 - 13,000 times sweeter than sugar depending on how it is used in food#
Sucralose (Splenda); 600 times sweeter than sugar#
Source: Googled it!!!!
60 mths ago