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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marek Lutrzykowski
41 years experience Bariatrics
Not recomended: Is not good for you !
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Nothing so far to indicate it is not.
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Dr. Scott Mitchell
22 years experience Bariatrics
Yes: So far, all data indicates that stevia is another zero calorie artificial sweetener that is safe to use is a sugar substitute.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Eilerman
19 years experience Endocrinology
Stevia: They are both sweet and can be used in cooking, although the stevia may not have the molasses flavor of sucanat.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
32 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Maybe.: Both products are advertised as coming from natural sources, so it would seem that they should be safe. They just haven't been used long enough yet to ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: It won't affect blood tests, but anything else you eat or drink may affect tests that have to be drawn fasting.
A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Ellis
41 years experience Family Medicine
Houseplant stevia: Reference is Canadian Family Physician 2014-use of non-nutritional sugar substitutes is not harmful in pregnancy in the form of birth defects or harm ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chuck Shaffer
32 years experience Bariatrics
Yes: Yes.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No-calorie sweetener: Stevia is a natural, herbal, zero-calorie sweetener. It does not have any carbohydrates or calories so it will not raise a a patient's blood sugar and ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Of course,: just remember to eat less and exercise more to lose weight.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Good for diabetics: Hi! Stevia is a natural, herbal, zero-calorie sweetener. It does not have any carbohydrates or calories so it will not raise a diabetic patient's b ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No it's not supposed to
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