acesulfame potassium


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ace·sul·fame po·tas·si·um

(āsĕ-sŭlfām pŏ-tasē-ŭm)
A potassium salt that is sweeter than table sugar.
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A) Contains aspartame, acesulfame potassium, and/or sucralose.
Table 33: World Historic Review for Acesulfame Potassium by
Skip the sugary syrups by Starbucks, Torani, and others, and ignore the sugar-free Enfuse My Flavor Creation Coffee Flavoring and Torani flavors that are sweetened with acesulfame potassium.
II-36 ADI of Aspartame, Sucralose and Neotame II-36 Benefits of Artificial Sweeteners Over Sugar II-37 Aspartame II-37 History of Aspartame II-37 How Safe is Aspartame and How Much II-38 Table 24: Approximate Daily Servings to Reach Specified ADI Values (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-38 Limitations on Use II-38 Acesulfame Potassium II-39
And Quaker Weight Control Instant Oatmeal strikes out because it replaces its sugar not just with (safe) sucralose, but also with poorly tested acesulfame potassium.
Acesulfame Potassium: Acesulfame potassium, commonly referred to as Acesulfame K or Ace K, was discovered in 1967.
The results showed that neither sucralose alone, or when combined with another no calorie sweetener, acesulfame potassium (AceK), had any effect on insulin secretion or blood sugar.
Dutch researchers assigned 641 normal-weight children aged 4 to 12 to drink one Cup a day of a beverage sweetened with either sugar (104 calories, about the same as a cup of Coca-Cola) or the artificial sweeteners Splenda and acesulfame potassium (0 calories).
Available in 20-ounce bottles, two-liter bottles, and 12-packs of 12-ounce cans, Diet Pepsi MAX is sweetened with a blend of aspartame and acesulfame potassium.
Unfortunately, except for a few small brands like Clemmy's 100% Sugar Free, all of the no-sugar-added frozen desserts we found contain the poorly tested sweetener acesulfame potassium.
When shown the ingredient label from a common drink given to dehydrated infants in the 2010 poll, only four percent of those surveyed could identify the sweeteners used in the product, which included fructose, dextrose, sucralose and acesulfame potassium.