The effects of Red Bull Energy Drink on human performance and mood

  title={The effects of Red Bull Energy Drink on human performance and mood},
  author={Chris Alford and Hamish Cox and Richard Tapley Wescott},
  journal={Amino Acids},
Summary. The effects of Red Bull Energy Drink, which includes taurine, glucuronolactone, and caffeine amongst the ingredients, were examined over 3 studies in a total of 36 volunteers. Assessments included psychomotor performance (reaction time, concentration, memory), subjective alertness and physical endurance. When compared with control drinks, Red Bull Energy Drink significantly (P < 0.05) improved aerobic endurance (maintaining 65–75% max. heart rate) and anaerobic performance (maintaining… 

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