A Shot of Caffeine


Since their emergence in 2004, 5 hour energy has grown into explosive phenomenon that gives people an alternative to receive their caffeine dose without resulting to coffee or other energy drinks. But what makes 5 hour energy different from the other drinks? Well for starters is their size, at only 2 ounce per container, the energy shot contains as much caffeine as the leading premium cup of coffee. which is about 180 milligrams of caffeine. Also the drink doesn’t have any excess ingredients or chemicals as some of the other drinks have and is not caffeinated.  Continue reading


Energy Drinks Versus Energy Shots

With the ever popular conventional energy drinks such as Red Bull, or Monster putting a strangle hold on the market of drink sales, comes a fairly new way to get your caffeine fix in the form a 2 ounce shot called 5 Hour Energy. So the question arises, which is better, energy drinks or energy shots?  For starters, 5 Hour Energy has about 180 milligrams of caffeine compared to Red Bull’s 111 per 8 ounce drink and Monster’s 86 per 16 ounce can. so one little bottle contains more caffeine than Red Bull and more than double the amount of Monster.  Continue reading