Qs & As
Frequently asked questions about the sweetener aspartame

Can people with diabetes consume aspartame?

Aspartame is an excellent choice for diabetics because it sweetens without the calories or rise in blood sugar levels. Because aspartame helps people with diabetes choose from a much wider variety of foods and beverages, it can help them follow nutrition recommendations. In fact, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) considers aspartame an acceptable sugar substitute and a safe part of a diabetic meal plan.

Qs & As
Frequently asked questions about the sweetener aspartame