C20: from aspart(ic acid) + (phenyl)a(lanine) m(ethyl) e(ster)
aspartame in the Pharmaceutical IndustryPowered by COBUILD (æspərteɪm)
(Pharmaceutical: Excipients) Aspartame is an artificial sweetener used in some foods and medicines. ⇒ The sweetener aspartame is found in many medicines which may be used by children. ⇒ The artificial substance aspartame is used in some medicines, for example vitamin supplements, to give them a sweet taste. ⇒ Aspartame is an artificial sweetener used in some foods and medicines.