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thyroida 02-06-2011 04:43 PM

Sugar alcohols- Equal
How many grams of sugar are there/gram of sugar alcohol (product made from equal)? If a product has 20 grams of sugar alcohol, does this mean there is no sugar?

bdrunner79 02-06-2011 06:48 PM

Re: Sugar alcohols- Equal
I'm not aware of any sugar alcohols in Equal. Equal has aspartame, maltodextrin, and dextrose I believe.

Sugar alcohols are not the same as sugar. They have far less calories than normal sugars and some arguably don't even metabolize into sugars.

sjb 02-07-2011 06:58 PM

Re: Sugar alcohols- Equal
Hi sometimes a person can contact the company for a question like this and they might nicely research or ask around for a person if the answer is not already known and call back if info is left with them. Have nice day!

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