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GRN No. 249

Synthetic dihydrocapsiate

Intended Use: Ingredient to provide 1 milligram of capsiate per standard serving in the following food categories: meal replacement and yogurt beverages (low calorie); tea (sugar free); fruit juice; vegetable juice; fruit-ades, drinks and powders (low calorie); beverage concentrates (low calorie); beverage soft drinks (sugar free); non-carbonated water (low calorie); 'energy' drinks; yogurt (plain, vanilla, fruit, chocolate (non- and low fat)); oatmeal (instant, low sugar); chewing gum (sugarless); mints (dietetic, low calorie); breakfast and meal replacement bars; gelatin/puddings (low calorie); salad dressings (low calorie), sweeteners (low calorie); snack foods (popped popcorn, low fat popcorn, fat free popcorn, popped and puffed rice); frozen desserts - light (ice pops and fruit bars); frozen desserts - light (dairy); ready to eat meals - frozen diet (excludes meat and poultry); ready to eat meals - soup; nutritional meal - (e.g., Ensure)
Basis: Scientific procedures
Notifier: SRA International Inc.
Notifier Address: 5235 Ragged Point Road, Cambridge, MD 21613-3518
Date of filing: Apr 22, 2008
GRAS Notice (releasable information): GRN 249 (in PDF)
Date of closure: Mar 9, 2009
FDA's Letter: FDA has no questions