"One of the worst days of my life," "help me," "The horror at 30,000 feet!" Taken out of their original context, these phrases might sound scary. Terrifying, even. However, you all know that it's all about the context, and in this case, it's actually a pretty hilarious one.

Long story short, turns out that sugar-free gummies will most probably send you rushing to the bathroom. It's all because of the innocent-sounding sugar alcohol called maltitol, which is found in the ingredient called lycasin. Apparently, Haribo sugarless gummy bears are no exception when it comes to sugar alcohol, and boy, what a wild ride the Amazon review section for the gummies is. For this list, we recommend you put away snacks and drinks because your appetite will probably be ruined in no time. Scroll down below to read the hilariously awful experiences people had with sugar-free Haribo gummies and vote for the ones that made you laugh!

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Tahani
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2 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

I think we all know some folk who could use a bag of those then.......

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Hilary Mol
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2 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

People due for a colonoscopy might find these preferable to the gallon of liquid glorp they would otherwise have to drink. Either way, good luck if there's only one bathroom in the house and more than one person.

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Sharon Hyatt
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2 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

If those confections are so potent, why are they being sold...if no warning accompanies them........ if intended consumers are likely to be children, it could be serious for them if they should eat more than a couple...... what child would pig out on gummy bears regardless of sweetener...... we now know some adults have . . . . . . .

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Fernleaf6505
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2 years ago (edited) Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

maybe... just maybe... for your sister... when she gets too annoying of course.

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Jane Martin
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2 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

NOT JUST HARIBO GUMMY BEARS!!! I purchased a container of sugar free meringue cookies. Since they were sugar free I ate a shit-ton of them. Guess what? 2 days of reversing a shit-ton ton of these from my body. OMG thought I turned myself inside out. In my defense the ingredients label was covered by another label. You know.; the place where it states "excessive consumption may cause a laxative effect". Ya think????

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