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Old 01-20-2012, 12:15 AM
 
Location: Floribama
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There are plenty of negative reviews of Splenda as well, but I'll leave that for another thread. Personally, I prefer Splenda as far as artificial sweeteners go. I have bought Diet Rite in the past for this reason. Lately, I've been switching over to Truvia and other Stevia-derived products.
I tried using stevia in my coffee, yuk! It left a terrible aftertaste.

I went back to using sucralose.
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Old 01-20-2012, 02:54 AM
 
Location: Florida
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My own personal experience was that it only took 5 servings a week to make me sick so I now refuse to consume it. If I'm wrong and it's not the aspartame that was making me sick, well, what have I lost? The opportunity to enjoy delicious diet soda?
Well, the thing is, some people die from eating one peanut, but that doesn't mean we must all stop eating peanuts. So it is possible that YOU are allergic to aspartame, yet that is not proof that it is bad for everyone. We all have our peccadilloes.
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