Why do artificial sweeteners cause diarrhea?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Artificial sweeteners are a common culprit behind diarrhea and loose stools. In this video, Dr. Oz explains why, and offers his favorite anti-diarrhea breakfast.

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