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A 20-year-old male asked:

Why do energy drinks make me sleepy instead of energized and sleeping meds \u0026#40;including zzzquil\u0026#41; just don't work or i wake up around 2 every time no matter what time i fall asleep?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 54 years experience
Not possible: Energy drinks are of very limited value and can cause harm because of the high caffeine content. It is unlikely it causes drowsiness.
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