Consumption of caffeinated energy drink induces alterations in lipid profile and hepatic aminotransferases in experimental rats

@inproceedings{Famurewa2015ConsumptionOC,
  title={Consumption of caffeinated energy drink induces alterations in lipid profile and hepatic aminotransferases in experimental rats},
  author={Ademola Clement Famurewa and Abiola Moshood Folawiyo and Michael A. Epete and Maxwell Chijioke Onuoha and Emeka C. Igwe},
  year={2015}
}
Public health concerns have been associated with th e widespread consumption of energy drinks. However, th e is a dearth of scientific data on the biochemical effect s of these energy beverages. This study aimed to in vest gate the effect of caffeinated energy drinks commonly consum ed in Nigeria on plasma lipids, lipid peroxidation marker and liver function indices in albino rats. Male Wistar rats were administered orally caffeinated energy dr inks (1mL/100g body weight) for 28 days. At the… CONTINUE READING