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Doctor insights on: Symptoms Of Aspartame Withdrawal

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Are there withdrawal symptoms from saccharin/aspartame?

Are there withdrawal symptoms from saccharin/aspartame?

Aspartame: An artificial sweetener, is declared to be safe & no correlations, to my knowledge, exists with sexual dysfunction, or withdrawal. ...Read more

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What's the connection between aspartame and any kind of neuropathy, and, what might i look for in terms of symptoms?

What's the connection between aspartame and any kind of neuropathy, and, what might i look for in terms of symptoms?

Aspartame: Is artificial sweetener (ex. Equal) that added to diet drinks and diet food, contains phenylalanine (amino acid). People with genetic predisposition can develop phenylketonuria syndrome (brain dysfunction, seizures, retardation, central and peripheral neuropathies). Milk, eggs and meat contain phenylalanine.
If you genetically predisposed, read the food labels to prevent pku. ...Read more

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How to find out if something has aspartame in it?

Ingredient list: Hi. I suggest all my patients read the ingredient list on what they buy. Aspartame will be listed in the ingredient list. ...Read more

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Is aspartame bad for you? What has it been linked too?

Yes: Artificial sweetners are not good for you. Why is it neccessary to sweeten any thing. Consuming sweeteners is definitely associated with abdominal obesity .It upregulates your sweet taste. Eat and drink natural. ...Read more

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Could aspartame cause headaches?

Could aspartame cause headaches?

Yes: Aspartame is a well known trigger for headaches, particularly migraine. For more information on identifying and tracking headache triggers, go to http://tinyurl.Com/kzvhnxv and download the "trigger tracker worksheet". ...Read more

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Can combat powder use aspartame?

Who cares?: Aspartame is benign. Combat powder is a worthless scam. Who knows what's in it or what harm it could do? What is known is that it won't help you in any way except to spend your money. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Is there aspartame in hydroxycut products?

Is there aspartame in hydroxycut products?

Who cares?: Hydrocut products are as worthless as all the other supplements out there. Aspartame (if it's in there) may be the safest ingredient. Why knows what's in there and what harm it could do to you. One thing is certain, it won't help you with any medical problem or weight loss. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Is there such thing as aspartame poisoning?

Apartame.: Not to general population. But contains phenylalanine a Amino Acid thats very toxic to some one with phenylketonuria. A condition all are tested for at birth in United States. ...Read more

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Is it possible to be allergic to aspartame?

There are people: Who think they have somatic symptoms after ingesting aspartame, but it has never been demonstrated in valid scientific experiments. Don't believe everything you hear from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Can there be any gum that is aspartame-free?

Can there be any gum that is aspartame-free?

Aspartame: Is present in almost chewing gums in the market. There are a few, e.g. Zapp that is aspartame free. ...Read more

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How can one recover from aspartame poisoning?

How can one recover from aspartame poisoning?

Look on line: Enter aspartame poisoning in your search engine. There is an excellent website that deals with it. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of too much aspartame?

Aspartame: There is always a possibility of side effects from almost everything but if you go online and look up aspartame you will see that it very unlikely to cause any concern. ...Read more

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Do you know which is worse for you, sugar or aspartame?

Do you know which is worse for you, sugar or aspartame?

Sugar or aspartame: Sugar is worse but more readily available and OK if you don't use too much. ...Read more

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Is a soda with aspartame more healthy than one with sugar?

Healthy soda: Neither is particularly "healthy". Aspartame has nearly no calorie content, which is superior if you are trying to lose weight. There have been many large population studies, none of which have demonstrated any harmful affects of aspartame. The studies associating aspartame with obesity are very unclear and does not demonstrate causality. ...Read more

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Is there actually any conclusive evidence of aspartame having any major adverse impacts on your health?

Is there actually any conclusive evidence of aspartame having any major adverse impacts on your health?

Aspartame : There is no quality evidence connecting aspartame to anything seriously harmful (some believe it to be a headache trigger). Some believe that it may make you hungry

consider the wide exposure of the world to aspartame and its continued use. There should be solid epidemiological evidence to show harm at this point.

The peer reviewed causal data is just not there and never has been there. ...Read more

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When I consume drinks, etc with aspartame it makes my fibromyalgia more painful/ hurt worse, why is that?

When I consume drinks, etc with aspartame it makes my fibromyalgia more painful/ hurt worse, why is that?

THIS IS A POISON: ? why fibromyalgia (FM) pain worse after aspartame drinks. Interesting! This substance is amino acid congener-knockoff (of aspartic acid) meaning that it is synthetic amino acid & when eaten is daily incorporated into new muscle protein. Who wants Frankenstein-muscle & how would synthetic muscle work? Aspartame is known carcinogen that got shuffled through FDA approval by one of Reagan's cronies. ...Read more

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I know Pop isn't good anyway BUT if Diet Pepsi took out aspartame, what is it replaced with? Is it like a "Regular" pop now or? is it better now?

I know Pop isn't good anyway BUT if Diet Pepsi took out aspartame, what is it replaced with? Is it like a "Regular" pop now or? is it better now?

Artificial Sweetene: Diet Pepsi Classic Sweetener Blend is made with aspartame. Diet Pepsi is made with sucralose (Splenda), Pepsi Zero Sugar (previously known as Diet Pepsi Max & Pepsi Max is sweetened with aspartame. None of these are healthy. ...Read more

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What is the debate regarding aspartame, sorbitol and mannitol?

What is the debate regarding aspartame, sorbitol and mannitol?

No: Some will accelerate the GI tract motility causing diarrhea, but most sugar-alcohols are great diabetic substitute sweetener. They are less sweet than sugar, and artificial sweeteners are much sweeter. They do stimulate insulin, but less than glucose. Aspartmae is an artifical sweetener. ...Read more

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Is aspartame in diet snapple really bad for you? I became a dietbetic in feb an my level was 8.2 now I got recheck an my level is 6.1 l lost 40 should I just drink crystel light?

Is aspartame in diet snapple really bad for you? I became a dietbetic in feb an my level was 8.2 now I got recheck an my level is 6.1  l lost 40 should I just drink crystel light?

FIRST OF ALL: Congratulations for such an amazing turnaround! you should be proud of yourself, so keep it up!
drink water! forget about the additives. If you can not stomach plain water, then ok but otherwise water, water, water, water! ...Read more

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Is using aspartame bad for your teeth?

Is using aspartame bad for your teeth?

No : No aspartame is an artificial sugar substitute. Because of this it is actually better for your teeth as the bacteria that cause cavities use sugar as their food source. If they dont get that sugar than they do not have a food source and you are less likely to get cavities. ...Read more

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What is aspartame?

What is aspartame?

Aspartame: Is an artificial, non-saccharide sweetener used as a sugar substitute in some foods and beverages. ...Read more

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Is aspartame healthy?

Is aspartame healthy?

More than sugar!!: Sugar is grandfathered in & if it (fructose) had to go through the same trials aspartame, it would likely have never been approved. On the other hand it is does not commonly occur in nature. Yet simple sugars are also rare in nature, in any concentrated form. Sugar is claimed to be healthy because extracted from stuff grown to satisfy human sugar fix, a cheap way to sell processed foods! ...Read more

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Help please! is aspartame harmful to my body?

Help please! is aspartame harmful to my body?

No: Are you getting your medical information from friends or the internet? If so, stop listening to or reading those sources of misinformation and blatant lies? Do you really think that something like aspartame would still be on the market if that were true. You're too old to fall for that stuff! do you still believe in the tooth fairy? ...Read more

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Help please! is aspartame really as bad as people say?

Help please! is aspartame really as bad as people say?

No: Are you getting your medical information from friends or the internet? If so, stop listening to or reading those sources of misinformation and blatant lies? Do you really think that something like aspartame would still be on the market if that were true. You're too old to fall for that stuff! do you still believe in the tooth fairy? ...Read more