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As per this post - Food in bathroom - one may not eat in the bathroom. May one chew gum in the bathroom? Is it considered eating? Connected to this post - Can you walk and chew gum at the same time?

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I heard live from HaGaon HaRav Yis'haq Yosef Shelita (author of Yalkut Yosef) that it is Mutar. He also said candies are Mutar in the bathroom.

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