Is sucralose safe?
Are there sucralose side effects?
Sucralose is a safe ingredient. It has been thoroughly tested in scientific studies and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has confirmed it is safe.
The FDA has set an acceptable daily intake (ADI) level for sucralose. This is how much you can safely have each day. The ADI for sucralose is like a 132-pound adult having 23 tabletop packets every day.
Does The Coca-Cola Company use sucralose?
Yes. Sucralose is one of the sugar substitutes we use in some of our drinks because we know many people want the choice of great-tasting beverages with fewer or no calories.
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Why does The Coca-Cola Company use sucralose?
While sugar in moderation is fine, too much sugar isn’t good for anyone. That’s why we offer reduced- and no-sugar versions of the drinks you love. We want to give you great-tasting choices with fewer or no calories.
4 things to know about sucralose
- Sucralose has zero calories. It can be used in place of sugar to give you the choice of great-tasting beverages with fewer or no calories.
- Sucralose is commonly known by the brand name SPLENDA®.
- Sucralose was first approved by the FDA in 1998.
- Fun Fact: Sucralose can be used in cooking and baking.