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Splenda and migraines.
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Tearny posted:


I use two packages of Splenda a day. Has anyone noticed an increase in migraines from it?
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Timothy Collins, MD responded:
I haven't had any patients report this (yet). I have had some patients have headaches from aspartame, and some from the other artificial sweeteners.

This varies a lot from patient to patient, and you really need to keep a food and headache diary to sort this out.
 
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penguie responded:
to be safe I have cut out all artificial sweeteners as I know I am sensitive to them (sooo painful cuz I love diet cream soda!)


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