cube, sugar, black and white

Diabetes Medicines Search Here. Note – You should not take any medicine unless your doctor advises you to do so.

Best Sugar Substitutes For Diabetes

  • Tagatose
  • Aspartame
  • Neotame
  • Stevia
  • Sucralose
  • Saccharin
  • Acesulfame  potassium


Tagatose is naturally occuring sweetner .  After lactose hydrolization lactose converts in glucose and galactose.Then isomerization of galactose in the presence of alkaline medium results D- Tagatose.Tagatose is very simimlar to sugar but glycemic index is very low as compared  to Sugar. Tagatose lowers the blood sugar level by improving the glucokinase activity.


Aspartame is dipeptide artificial sweetner. Aspartame is made up of two amino acids like Aspartic Acid and Phenylalanine. But after  digestion  Aspartame breaks in to three parts such as Aspartic acid , Phenylalanineand Methanol in minor quantity.

Aspartame is highly and most controversial sweetner because many health websites are claimed that Aspartame can cause cancer.But scientific studies tell that there is no evidence for causing cancer in human. Conclusion is that many studies say Aspartame is safe for human.