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  1. #1 The nutrition in the energy drinks 
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    Taurine in regularly used as an ingredient in energy drinks, with many containing 1000mg per serving,and some as much as 1,420 mg.A 2003 study by the European Food Safety Authority found no adverse effects for up to 1,000 mg of Taurine per kilogram of bodyweight per day; however this was in regards to Taurine alone, noting they did not compare the effects of Taurine when combined with the other ingredients in energy drinks.

    A review published in 2008 found no documented reports of negative health effects associated with the amount of taurine used in energy drinks, concluding that "The amounts of guarana, taurine, and ginseng found in popular energy drinks are far below the amounts expected to deliver either therapeutic benefits or adverse events".

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    Okay, but did you wish to discuss?

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