TITLE

Energy drinks

AUTHOR(S)
Duncan, Andy
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Overdrive;Oct2008, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the function of the contents found in a 16-ounce energy drink Full Throttle from Coca-Cola Co. The said products is contained with 144 milligrams of caffeine, 1,210 mg of taurine and 166 mg of sodium. The caffeine is said to be a central nervous system stimulant. Likewise, taurine performs some useful body functions, but there is no scientific evidence that it increases human's energy. Moreover, it says that the 166 mg of sodium is six percent of an adult's needs.
ACCESSION #
34928300

 

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