Neotame Sweetner

NutraSweet and Equal

Benefits of Neotame

Neotame is an economical sweetener. Its safe for the general population to consume, and can be used in any number of ways.

Ingredients for the Process

  1. While the FDA does not release the process of creating Neotame, the ingredients are as follows: Neotame: N-[N-(3,3-dimethylbutyl)-L--aspartyl]-L-phenylalanine 1-methyl ester is a derivative of the dipeptide composed of the amino acids, aspartic acid and phenylalani ne.




Similar to Aspartame

Potential Problems

Neotame is Sweetner similar to Aspertame. While it has a different chemical make up than Aspertame and has not been around long enough to be as popular, it is just as harmful and destructive.

Long Term Prospects

Has an increase of body weight, but because its so new not a lot of long term research has been done to show the harmful effects.

Cited work

"Neotame Main Properties." Neotame Main Properties. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 May 2013.


"Result Filters." National Center for Biotechnology Information. U.S. National Library of Medicine, n.d. Web. 10 May 2013.