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Aspartame Toxicity

Aspartame is a commonly used artificial sweetener that is a methyl ester of an L-aspartate and L-phenylalanine dipeptide (L-aspartyl-L-phenylalanine methyl ester). Aspartame ingestion has been shown to result in some gastrointestinal discomfort including nausea, diarrhoea and abdominal pain. However, of … Continue reading

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