How does the caffeine in Vega Sport Sugar-Free Energizer compare to coffee?
There is 100 mg of caffeine in one serving of Vega Sport® Sugar-Free Energizer. The sources of caffeine are green tea and yerba maté. As reference, one 8 oz/250ml cup of coffee has between 96-240 mg of caffeine in it.* *Food and Drug Administration (2007). Caffeine and Your Body Accessed 4/25/13 from https://www.fda.gov/downloads/ucm200805.pdf
How many times a day can I take Vega Sport Sugar-Free Energizer?
Whether you work out a few times a day, or you occasionally swap Vega Sport® Sugar-Free Energizer for your afternoon coffee, experts at the FDA and Health Canada say that adults should limit their intake to 200 mg of caffeine per day.* *Food and Drug Administration (2007). Caffeine and Your Body Accessed 4/25/13 from https://www.fda.gov/downloads/ucm200805.pdf Health Canada.(2012). Caffeine in Food. Accessed 4/25/13 from http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/securit/addit/caf/food-caf-aliments-eng.php
Can I give Vega Sport® Sugar-Free Energizer to my child?
Because and Vega Sport® Sugar-Free Energizer contains caffeine, it is not recommended for children. If you have further questions please consult your health care practitioner.
What is Informed Choice?
The Informed Choice program provides assurance that the products in the Vega Sport® Performance Nutrition line have been tested for substances on the World Anti-Doping Agency list of banned substances and is safe for athletes to use. You can learn more about the certification here: http://informed-choice.org/