Acesulfame K


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Acesulfame K

A low-calorie artificial sweetener, which is 200-fold sweeter than table sugar and aspartame, and half as sweet as saccharin.
Adverse effects None reported
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However, breaking down the usage of intense sweeteners in new product launches showed that artificial variants, such as acesulfame K, sucralose and aspartame are still dominant.
Acesulfame K is a calorie-free sweetener sold as Sunett and Sweet One.
Additionally, when acesulfame K breaks down in the body, it creates a chemical called acetoacetamide.
SOFT drink has 10 ingredients, including 8 additives: E150d, aspartame, acesulfame K, phosphoric acid, sodium benzoate, caffeine, flavourings, citric acid.
An important advantage is that acesulfame K exhibits a synergistic effect with other artificial sweeteners, effectively decreasing by up to 40 percent the total amount of sweetener needed and eliminating the potential for bitter aftertastes.
Acesulfame K and saccharin may slightly increase your risk of cancer.
In each sample, the researchers looked for evidence of four sweeteners: Acesulfame K, saccharin, sucralose, and cyclamate.
Brand Calories Sweeteners * Dentyne 5 Sorbitol, maltitol, mannitol, acesulfame K, aspartame Doublemint 10 Sugar, dextrose, corn syrup, aspartame, acesulfame K Eclipse 5 Maltitol, sorbitol, mannitol, aspartame, acesulfame K Extra 5 Sorbitol, mannitol, aspartame, acesulfame K Freedent 10 Sugar, corn syrup, sorbitol, aspartame, acesulfame K Juicy Fruit 10 Sugar, corn syrup, dextrose, aspartame, acesulfame K Orbit 5 Sorbitol, mannitol, acesulfame k, aspartame Trident 5 Sorbitol, xylitol, mannitol, aspartame, acesulfame K * Sorbitol, mannitol, maltitol and xylitol are all polyols, carbohydrates that provide fewer calories because they're not completely absorbed.
Only aspartame, saccharin and acesulfame K have been given the nod by the FDA.
The company invented acesulfame K and markets this high intensity sweetener under the brand name Sunett(R).
Acesulfame K and saccharin may slightly increase your risk of cancer, and aspartame hasn't been adequately tested for safety.
Jonathan Phillips (UK) Ltd have decided to stop the importation and sale of Acesulfame K, which is manufactured by Zhangjiagang Dong Gang Pharmaceutical Development Co Ltd in China.