Strange they told us the aspertain they took it out was pepsi cared about their customers diet to me they seem to does more for the buck than the customer in putting it diet in. Dean Lystad on October 4, at am. Zevia, does example, uses stevia leaf extract to sweeten all of their have products. Aspartame makes my eyes burn. I drank aspartame free Pepsi to help control nerve pain in my foot. The diet variety is sweetened with sucralose. Donna on September 19, at am. Aspertain, i believe it was the aspartame. I looked online and found have people had the same allergic reaction to pepsi, or developed a sensitivity that is similar to an allergic reaction. Changes will be made to this article shortly.
Unfortunately, that will not include me as I will not be purchasing Diet Pepsi again on the radio, and later. The musical jingle from this ad generated popular culture appeal to the extent that it was eventually recorded and played became a Top 40 hit.
PepsiCo Inc. Pepsi will now sell both the aspartame- and sucralose-sweetened versions of Diet Pepsi. Diet soda sales have tumbled as consumers, turned off by studies on artificial sweeteners, have switched to bottled water, teas and energy drinks, instead. Widely reported studies have shown a correlation between cancer and aspartame consumption in rats — but not in humans. And in the four decades since Perrier water was launched in the U. The Food and Drug Administration has ruled that artificial sweeteners are safe, and sucralose, which was accidentally discovered by U. Aspartame is made from two amino acids, while sucralose is a modified form of sugar with added chlorine. Read: Drinking diet soda linked to heart disease. Diet Pepsi will still contain another FDA-approved artificial sweetener — acesulfame-potassium, or ace-K — which some researchers have said needs further testing and research. It has about half the calories of a regular Coke, and uses both cane sugar and the natural plant sweetener Stevia, a sugar substitute that has been growing in popularity in recent years. To highlight the natural ingredient, Coca-Cola Life will also have a green label instead of the traditional red.
The examples and perspective in this article may not represent a worldwide view of the subject. The price on line was 1. This is only making those of us who eschew aspartame to move to other options, like water. Aspartame is a sugar substitute approximately times sweeter than table sugar, so just a small amount is needed to sweeten food or beverages. Just by accident, I noticed the label on my Pepsi today and understood what had happened. I am really disappointed, especially since I was filling in with Diet Pepsi, and just found out on this page that Pepsi replaced it with aspartame without telling anyone. They spend endless dollars to promote their soda, but not a nickel to let their consumers know they are ingesting poison. Hansen’s diet sodas are sweetened with Splenda and contain no aspartame. It comes in various packages, from cans to plastic or glass bottles. Archived from the original on April 17,