The FDA says its will use outside advisers to determine if highly caffeinated drinks pose a...

|By:, SA News Editor

The FDA says its will use outside advisers to determine if highly caffeinated drinks pose a serious health risk to young people or consumers with pre-existing heart conditions. The agency notes it didn't find any problems with common energy drink additives taurine and guarana, a statement that could be helping lift shares of Monster Beverage (MNST +9.3%) on the day.