erythritol

According to new research, erythritol, the sugar alcohol used in Truvia brand sweetener, is toxic… …to fruit flies. Researchers from Drexel University kept Drosophila melanogaster fruit flies in vials, each with an equal amount of either Truvia, Equal, Splenda, Sweet’N Low, or Pure Via, with sucrose or corn syrup serving as controls. The observation period […]