3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community  

Go Back   3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community > Diet Central > South Beach Diet

South Beach Diet Fat Chicks on the Beach!

Splenda heart burn?!

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools
Old 03-05-2007, 10:38 AM   #1
Chunky Dunker
 
WakeMeForSummer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Michigan
Posts: 187

S/C/G: 252.8/tick-tick-tickerrrr/215

Height: 5'6"

Default Splenda heart burn?!

Has anyone else experienced a burning in their throat after eating something with Splenda in it? I'm a Coke Zero addict, but since doing SBD and up-ing the Splenda intake, it seems everytime I drink my pop (or eat anything w/splenda) my throat burns !!
__________________
*Leslie*

...because there's always more mediums on the clearence rack. :-)


Mini-goal: To be the weight I was when I met my hubby, by summer!
WakeMeForSummer is offline  
Old 03-05-2007, 11:33 AM   #2
Working for the Cruise!
 
AdiaFaith's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Upstate NY
Posts: 385

Default

First up, you can develop heartburn reactions to certain foods. I used to love red peppers, now I can only eat them sparingly and with a Tums or two. Soda and carbonated beverages are catalysts for heartburn. If you ate something that was causing mild heartburn, the soda would make it worse, splenda or no splenda.

If I were you, I'd keep a food diary for a week and note when your heartburn occurs. It's possible it could be your body's reaction to the substance. Also possible that you have some acid-reflux. Take that food diary to your doc and have them put the kabosh to it for good!
__________________
Sarah



Sarah's Exercise Blog Account
AdiaFaith is offline  
Closed Thread
Posts by members, moderators and admins are not considered medical advice
and no guarantee is made against accuracy.


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:24 PM.






Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2