The influence of a taurine containing drink on cardiac parameters before and after exercise measured by echocardiography

@article{Baum2001TheIO,
  title={The influence of a taurine containing drink on cardiac parameters before and after exercise measured by echocardiography},
  author={M. Baum and Michael Weiss},
  journal={Amino Acids},
  year={2001},
  volume={20},
  pages={75-82}
}
Summary. To determine the effect of the taurine containing drink "Red Bull" on cardiac parameters thirteen endurance trained subjects performed an exhaustive bout of endurance exercise at three different times. Prior to the exercise the original "Red Bull" drink, a similar drink without taurine, containing caffeine, and a "placebo" drink without caffeine and without taurine were ingested by the subjects in a double-blind cross-over design. Echocardiographic examinations were performed before… Expand
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