The following is a notable list of energy drinks, with a few coffee variants, and some soft drinks such as Coca-Cola, Mountain Dew, and Pepsi listed for comparison, and marked in a different color. The caffeine content in coffee and tea varies, depending on how the coffee beans were roasted, among other factors.

Energy drinks

Energy drink Caffeine (mg/litre) Caffeine
(mg/fl oz)
Caffeine per serving (quantity) Additional notes
5-hour Energy 3,504 104 200 mg (1.93 fl oz or 57.1 mL)
Alani Nu 16.67 200 (12 fl oz or 355 mL)[1]
Mountain Dew AMP 298 8.93 71 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)[2]
AMP Energy (UK) 310 9.17 155 mg (500 mL) Released in the UK in 2013 under the Mountain Dew brand and was only available in 500 mL cans. It contained a higher caffeine content compared to Mountain Dew AMP.
Bacchus-F 303 9.1 30 mg (3.38 fl oz or 100 mL)
Bang Energy 634 18.75 300 mg (16 fl oz or 473 mL) Bang Energy Drink's formulation is a combination of creatine, caffeine, amino acids (BCAAs), electrolytes, and B vitamins.[3]
Bawls Guarana 223 6.70 56 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL)
Beaver Buzz 449 13.3 110 mg (8.3 fl oz or 245 mL) Values applicable to Citrus and Saskatoon Berry flavours only.
Blue Charge 300 8.87 75 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL) ASDA supermarket brand energy drink.
Bomb Energy Drink 320 9.6 80 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL) [4] Sold in 250 mL cans (8.45 fl oz).
Burn 320 9.6 80 mg (8.3 fl oz or 250 mL)
Club-Mate 200 5.95 100 mg (500 mL) Club-Mate has a relatively low sugar content of 5 g/100 mL, and low calories (20 kcal/100 mL of beverage) compared to other beverages such as Cola or most energy drinks.
Coca-Cola Blāk 194 5.75 46 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)[5]
Cocaine (drink) 1120 33.14 280 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL)[6]
Crunk Energy Drink 422 12.5 100 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)[7]
Emerge Stimulation Drink 300 8.87 75 mg per 250 mL can
Enviga 282 8.3 100 mg (12 fl oz or 355 mL)[8]
Euro Shopper Energy Drink 320 9.6 80 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL)
Full Throttle 304 9 72 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)[9]
G Fuel 620 18.75 300 mg (16 fl oz or 473 mL)
Gas Monkey Energy 338 10 160 mg (16 fl oz or 473 mL)
Glacéau VitaminEnergy 317 9.375 150 mg (16 fl oz or 473 mL)
Hell Energy 320 10.82 80 mg (8.4 fl oz or 250 mL)
Hype Energy 320 10.82 160 mg (16.9 fl oz or 500 mL)
Irn-Bru 32 320 9.47 32 mg (3.38 fl oz or 100 mL)[10]

80 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL)

Jolt Cola 201 5.96 140 mg (23.5 fl oz or 695 mL)
Kore 400 11.83 100 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL)[11]
Kickstart 90 mg (16 fl oz or 473 mL) Marketed as a breakfast drink.
Kruidvat Power Booster 320 9.6 80 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL)[12]
Lift Plus
Lipovitan 500 14.79 50 mg (3.38 fl oz or 100mL)
Liquid X
Lucozade Sport with Caffeine Boost 160 4.73 16 mg (3.38 fl oz or 100 mL)[13]
Monster 338 10 80 mg (8 fl oz or 240 mL) Sold in 8, 12, 16, 24, 32oz cans; 16oz can with two servings per can yields 160 mg caffeine.
Mother 320 9.5 160 mg (500)
Mountain Dew Energy 180 5.32 90 mg (500mL) Also available in Sugar-Free and Limited Edition 'Game Fuel' (Citrus & Raspberry) flavours.
Mountain Dew MDX 199 5.88 47 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)[14]
NOS 338 10 80 mg (8 fl oz or 240 mL) Sold in 13.5, 16 and 22 oz containers that contain a total of 219, 260 and 357 mg of caffeine, respectively.
Ntense 338 10 160 mg (16 fl oz or 480 mL) Dollar General store brand
Paper Boat
Pussy 320 9.46 80 mg (250 mL) Lychee and Grenadilla flavoured, with Guarana 530 mg, Siberian Ginseng 114 mg, Milk Thistle 286 mg, Gingko Biloba 109 mg, Schizandra 112 mg, Sarsaparilla 103 mg
Red Bull 325 9.625 77 mg (8 fl oz or 240 mL) 110 calories
Red Rooster 300 8.88 30 mg (3.38 fl oz or 100 mL)
75 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL)
Relentless 321 9.64 160 mg (16.91 fl oz or 500 mL)
RELOAD 394 11.8 130 mg (11.16 fl oz or 330 mL)
Rip It 431 12.75 102 mg (8 fl oz or 240 mL)
Rockstar 338 10 80 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)[15]

160 mg (16 fl oz or 480 mL)

2,000 mg Taurine (16 fl oz or 480 mL)
Rowdy Energy 338 10 160 mg (16 fl oz or 480 mL)
Semtex 320 9.47 80 mg (8.5 fl oz or 250 mL)
Shark Energy 320 9.47 32 mg (3.38 fl oz or 100 mL)
SoBe Adrenaline Rush 312 9.23 78 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL) Sold in 250 mL cans.
Sparks (contains 6% ABV) 185[16] 5.44 87 mg (16 fl oz or 480 mL)[16]
Sting Energy Drink 250 7.39 82.5 mg (11.16 fl oz or 330 mL)
Street King 1200 35.71 300 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL)
Tab Energy 304 9.0 72 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)[9]
Urge Intense 150 75
Uptime 400 11.83 142 mg (12 fl oz)
V (Australia, United Kingdom, New Zealand or Netherlands only) 287 8.61 31 mg (3.38 fl oz or 100 mL)[17]

78 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL)[17]

V8 +Energy 338 10 80 mg (8 fl oz; 237 mL)
Vault 196 5.88 47 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)[18]

70.5 mg (12 fl oz 355 mL)
117.5 mg (20 fl oz or 591 mL)

Venom Energy 160 mg (6.9 fl oz or 500 mL) Sold in 16 fl oz (473 mL) bottles. Comes in 4 flavors and 1 energy shot.
XS Energy Drink 334 9.88 83 mg (8.45 fl oz or 250 mL)
Verve 80 mg (245 mL)

Comparison with other beverages

Espresso brewing
Espresso brewing
Black tea infusion
Black tea infusion
Drink Caffeine
(mg/L)
Caffeine
(mg/fl oz)
Mass
Coca-Cola Classic 100.05 2.875 23 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)[5]
Cola 95–130 2.8–3.9 34–46 mg (12 fl oz or 355 mL)
Cola (Diet) 110–141 3.25–4.16 39–50 mg (12 fl oz or 355 mL)
Coffee, brewed 230–580 (varies) 7–16 (varies) 56–128 mg (8 fl oz/237 mL/1 cup)
Coffee, instant 300–467 (varies) 9–14 (varies) 71–111 mg (8 fl oz/237 mL/1 cup)
Espresso 600–1700 (varies) 20–50 (varies) 36–102 mg (2 fl oz or 59.15 mL)
Dr Pepper (in the United Kingdom, United States, Holland, The Seychelles, Brunei, and Malta) 187 4.62 37 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)
55 mg (12 fl oz or 355 mL)
Pepsi 104 3.08 25 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)[14]
37 mg (12 fl oz or 355 mL)
Tea 169–211 (varies) 5–6.33 (varies) 40–50 mg (8 fl oz or 237 mL)

Unsorted

References

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  2. ^ "Pepsi Product Information – Energy Drinks 8 oz". PepsiCo. 2008-03-19. Archived from the original on 2008-12-20. Retrieved 2008-03-25.
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