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Fever Energy Drink
I have a cold and fever. I love the energy drink monster, but would it make my sickness (fever) worse?
16 Month Old daughter has fever, runny nose. Sleepy and no energy. Her eating and drinking is also not great. Sleeping most of the day. Can this be teeth?
No: Please get her checked by her pediatrician, best wishes ...Read more
Caffeine & sugar: Read labels. Your "energy" drink likely contains a fair amount of caffeine & loads of sugar calories. Have you noticed how you "crash" after the caffeine and sugar wear off a few hours after drinking the product? Instead, eat healthy, get plenty of sleep, and exercise--you'll not only feel better and well rested but your daily performance and outlook will improve. ...Read more
Has caffeine & sugar: Read labels. Your "energy" drink likely contains a fair amount of caffeine & loads of sugar calories. Have you noticed how you "crash" after the caffeine and sugar wear off a few hours after drinking the product? Instead, eat healthy, get plenty of sleep, and exercise--you'll not only feel better and well rested but your daily performance and outlook will improve. ...Read more
No relation: One should not impact the other in any significant way. ...Read more
Don't know iv here: What do you mean by IV here. Is it a product? If so, please tell us what's in it or who makes it and resubmit your newly formulated question. ...Read more
Avoid energy drinks: With modafinil! Too many potential issues. In any case, energy drinks should be avoided! ...Read more
Caffeine ; calming: Guarana is a main source of caffeine in energy drinks, which is a natural stimulant. I am really not sure why energy drinks have taurine, which is an Amino Acid that has a calming effect on the nervous system ; does not make people feel energetic. My best guess is that because the first energy drinks had taurine all the others have it because people now expect energy drinks to have it! See comment:. ...Read more
Yes, but why?: If your child is already on a prescription medication where the dosage and actual medicine are well defined, why add a hodgepodge of substances that something like an "energy drink" is apt to contain? If the effect isn't quite right, speak with the prescribing doctor about what needs to change and see if you can adjust the medicine to make it work better. ...Read more
Nothing: Except you wasted your money on the "energy" drink! ...Read more
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I am on dextroamphetamine 15 mg 4x day ca drinking a energy drink with the meds be harmful at all?
This morning at 11am I had a 710ml monster energy drink and at 9:30pm, I took two melatonin, will I be okay?
Yes: Yes you will be okay. If you are generally in good health. 18 years old and with no history of heart disease, you will be alright. However this is a good opportunity to point out the dangers of high energy drinks used in excess. They can cause hugh blood pressure, heart palpitations, chest pain and anxiety symptoms. Also trying to counteract the effects with melatonin is not a solution. ...Read more
Does optimum nutrition 'serious mass' weight gainer contains the same ingredients as 'red bull' energy drink?
Hello, I just took 2 500mg paracetamol pills (equals to 1000mg) and drank a 500ml energy drink. Should I be worried?
No: This is less than a 3rd of the listed toxic dose level for an adult. It is a potential liver toxin and frequent excessive doses can cause you to die a horrible, slow death. If you can visualize not being able to clot your blood, so you are bleeding from everything while your brain is hit with backed up body toxins=that is what it does. ...Read more