Splenda---have you had any problems using it?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by tazcat70, Nov 20, 2008.

  1. tazcat70

    tazcat70 I must be crazy!

    Ok I suffer from anxiety attacks, and I get achy. I haven't had this checked out, but I have antiphospholipid antibodies, which could mean nothing or everything.

    Anyway, while reading, I saw that Aspartame can cause anxiety...and all sorts of other ugly stuff..so I was wondering about Splenda...


    So tell me what you think.

    Thanks!!!
     
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Personally I think the stuff is nasty. I know that aspartame can cause an allergic reaction in people that are allergic to, I THINK, grapefruit.
     
  3. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    I love splenda.

    Can't stand aspartame.

    I love good ol' fashioned sugar better.

    Different strokes for different folks.
     
  4. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    Quote:i dont like it ither.. it tastes chemicaly to me...
     
  5. KellyHM

    KellyHM Overrun With Chickens

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    I can't stand the taste of Splenda, but my mom use to use it and finally figured out that's why she was having migraines.
     
  6. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    I'll either have sugar or nothing.
    Like I'll only use BUTTER, or nothing at all.
     
  7. Chicken Woman

    Chicken Woman Incredible Egg

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    I[​IMG] don't like it !

    I use Stevia it is a natural plant extract. i get it from the health food store. it comes in liquid drops or packets.

    Try it !
     
  8. tabsmonsters

    tabsmonsters Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I use Sweet n Low now instead of Splenda. I think its cheaper. I use it to make sweet tea and I have noticed that if I have been drinking it all day, it makes me nauseous at night.
     
  9. Chickerdoodle13

    Chickerdoodle13 The truth is out there...

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    I've never known anything other than Equal or Splenda. Never had any problems with either. I've been a type one diabetic for about 15 years now, so I don't have too many other options. I do like Stevia though! Unfortunately, I've had a hard time finding it around here.
     
  10. AngieChick

    AngieChick Poultry Elitist

    Splenda causes, umm, "tummy issues" in me [​IMG] . I have friends that gave it up for the same reason. So, it's plain old fashioned sugar for me.
     

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