Chewing Gum Headaches

Authors


Dr. Harvey J. Blumenthal, 6565 South Yale, Suite 312, Tulsa, OK 74136.

Abstract

Aspartame, a popular dietetic sweetener, may provoke headache in some susceptible individuals. Herein, we describe three cases of young women with migraine who reported their headaches could be provoked by chewing sugarless gum containing aspartame.

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