NNNS: Adverse Effects (2011)
Adverse effects of neotame
Note: Only non-nutritive sweeteners approved by the FDA and considered to be safe for human consumption are included in the N&NNS evidence analysis project. These include: acesulfame-K, aspartame, neotame, saccharin, stevia, and sucrolose. Learn more.
Non-nutritive sweeteners and FDA
ADA does not evaluate safety; however we do summarize the human subject research published in peer-reviewed journals regarding adverse effects.
What is the evidence from human subjects research that neotame consumption is associated with adverse effects in the general population?
To date, no studies from human subject research in peer-reviewed literature were identified to evaluate adverse effects of neotame consumption in the general population.
- Grade I means there is Good/Strong evidence supporting the statement;
- Grade II is Fair;
- Grade III is Limited/Weak;
- Grade IV is Expert Opinion Only;
- Grade V is Not Assignable.
Search Plan and Results: Neotame 2009