Japan’s Energy Drinks

You’ve seen all those little tiny bottles at the convenience stores. The advertisements usually show tired businessmen guzzling them and then heading back to work recharged. I’m talking about Japanese energy drinks. You see them everywhere!

power drink from Japan
Some people have tried them and spend the next few hours zipping around on a caffeine rampage. Others have choked them down only to get a slight sugar buzz and then feel more tired than before. They usually advertise that they have some kind of Chinese herbs that give your body natural energy, but what’s really in those energy drinks?

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