Energy drinks available in Ireland: a description of caffeine and sugar content.

Source: Public Health Nutr. 2017 Jun;20(9):1534-1539. doi: 10.1017/S1368980017000362. Epub 2017 Apr 25

Objective: To describe the caffeine and sugar content of all energy drinks available on the island of Ireland.

DESIGN: Two retail outlets were selected from each of multinational, convenience and discount stores in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, and all available single-serve energy drinks were purchased. The cross-sectional survey was conducted in February 2015 and brand name, price, volume, caffeine and sugar content were recorded for each product. Descriptive analysis was performed.

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