cyclamate


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Related to cyclamate: cyclamen, calcium cyclamate, Acesulfame potassium, aspartame, sucralose

cyclamate

(sī'kləmāt', –mət), any member of a group of salts of cyclamic acid (cyclohexanesulfamic acid). The sodium and calcium salts were commonly used as artificial sweetenerssweetener, artificial,
substance used as a low-calorie sugar substitute. Saccharin, cyclamates, and aspartame have been the most commonly used artificial sweeteners. Saccharin, a coal-tar derivative three hundred times as sweet as sugar, was discovered in 1879.
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 until 1969, when their use was banned by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration after reports that ingestion of large quantities of cyclamates appeared to cause cancer in some animals. There is no evidence that cyclamates are associated with cancer in humans.

cyclamate

[′sī·klə‚māt]
(organic chemistry)
The calcium or sodium salt of cyclohexylsulfamate, an artificial sweetener.
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Cyclamate was banned in the UK and US in 1969 because rats fed it developed bladder tumours.
The FDA's cyclamate decision was based on a 1969 study in which rats who were fed high doses of the sweetener developed cancer.
had barred the use of cyclamates reached Japan, all major soft drink producers took put large ads in newspapers and on television reassuring Japanese consumers that they had not been using cyclamates and strongly apologized for causing them concern.
Cyclamate, an artificial sweetener that has been banned in the United States since 1970 due to suspicions that it causes cancer, may speed up cancer development in the presence of other, carcinogenic substances--but it does not by itself start the process, a National Research Council committee announced this week.
The sugar substitutes market is also segmented by composition into HIS - Stevia, Aspertame, Cyclamate, Sucralose, Saccharin, Ace-K; LIS- D-Tagatose, Sorbitol, Maltitol, Xylitol, Mannitol, Erythritol.
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The first major issue with the GRAS system arose in the late 1960s when research showed that cyclamate salts, a GRAS-listed sweetener, caused cancer in rodents.
In each sample, the researchers looked for evidence of four sweeteners: Acesulfame K, saccharin, sucralose, and cyclamate.
You won't understand a butylated sodium cyclamate word of it, but it'll be exact.
It couldn't distinguish between saccharin and the artificial sweetener cyclamate--both were often used together, and cyclamate, like saccharin, may increase the potency of cancer-causing chemicals.
The low-calorie sugar substitutes are: saccarin, aspartame, acesulfame-K, alitame, and cyclamate (once banned, but now petitioned by its makers, Abbott Laboratories, to be reapproved by the Food and Drug Administration.
During January-August, 2015, China's cyclamate export structure, influenced by the EU's anti-dumping investigation, was changed: Golden Time Chemical reduced the exports whilst Fang Da Yangquan and Xuchang Ruida increased.