Its intense sweet taste makes it suitable for sweetening low carbohydrate-intake diets. Using of this pro sweetener, may have a positive affect on some symptoms, such as obesity, diabetes, allergies, atherosclerosis, or high blood pressure as well. Its Glycemic index is 0. It is practically calorie-free. It does not raise blood sugar levels or insulin levels. Comparing with other sweeteners, it hasn’t got an off-flavour and does not cause diarrhea.