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Four Loko http://www.themoneytimes.com/taxonomy/term/73428/all/feed en State bans alcoholic drinks containing caffeine http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101119/state-bans-alcoholic-drinks-containing-caffeine-id-10142200.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Sale of drinks containing both alcohol and caffeine has been banned by the state Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.themoneytimes.com/files/imagecache/picturethumb/Four%20Loco.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-picturethumb imagecache-default imagecache-picturethumb_default" width="180" height="120" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>An emergency regulation barring the marketing of such drinks has been issued by the commission.</p> <p>The step was taken after safety issues were raised about “Four Loko,” a popular energy drink containing caffeine.</p> <p>“Public health and public safety are top priorities at the Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission,” said Kim Gainsboro, the chairwoman of the board.</p> <p><strong>An unsafe combination</strong><br /> According to the FDA, any beverage containing both the ingredients could cause risky behaviors and hazardous situations.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-imagecaption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Post the spread of the impending ban on the drink, Four Loko has been achieving its record highest sale in the past week.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101119/state-bans-alcoholic-drinks-containing-caffeine-id-10142200.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101119/state-bans-alcoholic-drinks-containing-caffeine-id-10142200.html#comments Alcohol banned bans barrs caffeine energy drinks FDA Four Loko Legal manufacturing marketing Red Bull restricts Sale Top Story United States Fri, 19 Nov 2010 11:08:17 +0000 Neha Gupta 142200 at http://www.themoneytimes.com FDA warns 4 energy-drink makers against adding caffeine to beverages http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101118/fda-warns-4-energydrink-makers-against-adding-caffeine-beverages-id-10142076.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday warned four alcoholic energy-drink makers that their beverages are unsafe.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.themoneytimes.com/files/imagecache/picturethumb/four-loko1_0.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-picturethumb imagecache-default imagecache-picturethumb_default" width="180" height="120" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The regulatory body revealed that adding caffeine to the malt alcoholic beverages is “unsafe food additive," as caffeine is known to mask the effects of alcohol.</p> <p>The manufacturers have been given 15 days to either stop adding caffeine to the beverages or stop selling them completely.</p> <p>The drinks are a "public health concern," said Joshua M. Sharfstein, principal deputy commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration. </p> <p>"Consumers should avoid these caffeinated alcoholic beverages, which do not meet the FDA's standards for safety."</p> <p><strong>High levels of alcohol content</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-imagecaption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Four Loko has up to 12 percent alcohol content and 156 milligrams of caffeine per can. One can is equivalent to about five cans of beer in terms of alcohol content.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101118/fda-warns-4-energydrink-makers-against-adding-caffeine-beverages-id-10142076.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101118/fda-warns-4-energydrink-makers-against-adding-caffeine-beverages-id-10142076.html#comments Alcohol caffeine content energy drink makers energy drinks FDA Four Loko Health issued prohibits Top Story United States warning Wednesday Thu, 18 Nov 2010 09:31:40 +0000 Neha Gupta 142076 at http://www.themoneytimes.com Washington bans Four Loko http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101111/washington-bans-four-loko-id-10141264.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Following incidents that left students unconscious and hospitalized with dangerously high blood alcohol levels, the Washington State Liquor Control Board imposed a ban on pre-mixed caffeinated alcohol beverages in the state.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.themoneytimes.com/files/imagecache/picturethumb/tumblr_kybylws4zq1qzeuu3o1_5001.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-picturethumb imagecache-default imagecache-picturethumb_default" width="180" height="180" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Washington became the latest state to join Pennsylvania, Michigan and Oklahoma to bar the sale of party beverages, such as the malt-liquor energy drink Four Loko that contains caffeine, guarana, taurine, or other similar substances. </p> <p>The emergency ban, takes effect Nov. 18, 2010 is for 120 days while the liquor board works on formulating a permanent rule.</p> <p>State Attorney General Rob McKenna stated, “These drinks are heavily marketed to youth with fruity flavors and large quantities of stimulants to mask the high levels of alcohol.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-imagecaption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Dubbed as "blackout in a can," or “liquid cocaine,” Four Loko which costs about $2.50 is famous among college goers looking for a cheap buzz.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101111/washington-bans-four-loko-id-10141264.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101111/washington-bans-four-loko-id-10141264.html#comments 24-ounce ban energy drink with fruity flavors Four Loko Health jolt of three espressos Phusion Projects Inc. pitcher of beer pre-mixed caffeinated alcohol beverages Top Story United States vibrant colored cans Washington Washington State Liquor Control Board Thu, 11 Nov 2010 11:16:33 +0000 Neka Sehgal 141264 at http://www.themoneytimes.com Four Loko banned in Michigan http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101106/four-loko-banned-michigan-id-10140637.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Four Loko, which packs the punch of a pitcher of beer and the jolt of three espressos into one 24-ounce can, has been banned by the Michigan Liquor Control Commission from being sold in the state.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.themoneytimes.com/files/imagecache/picturethumb/4aqOdQ_0.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-picturethumb imagecache-default imagecache-picturethumb_default" width="180" height="161" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Citing safety reasons, the commission also reversed its approval of 55 energy drinks that contain alcohol, giving manufacturers 30 days to remove the potent beverages from store shelves.</p> <p>"The commission's concern for health, safety and welfare of Michigan citizens and the fact that there is not enough research to validate that these products are safe for consumption has made me believe that until further research is done by the FDA, they should no longer be on Michigan shelves," Michigan Liquor Control Commission Chairwoman Nida Samona said in the statement.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-imagecaption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Four Loko, the caffeinated alcoholic beverage with its vibrant colored cans, its fruity flavors, intoxicating kick and a low price most definitely targets the young audience who not only want to get their jolt of caffeine, but also get drunk faster. </p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101106/four-loko-banned-michigan-id-10140637.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101106/four-loko-banned-michigan-id-10140637.html#comments 24 ounce alcohol poisoning beers caffeine flavor Four Loko fruity malt liquor Healthcare lethal brew Michigan ban Michigan Liquor Control Commission Phusion Projects protest Top Story United States Sat, 06 Nov 2010 11:29:21 +0000 Neka Sehgal 140637 at http://www.themoneytimes.com Four Loko blamed for sickening 9 CWU students http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101026/four-loko-blamed-sickening-9-cwu-students-id-10133100.html <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Four Loko, sometimes referred to as “blackout in a can” or “liquid cocaine,” which delivers a lethal punch of stimulants, has landed nine Central Washington University (CWU) students in the hospital after the Oct. 8 party in Roslyn, where about 50 people had been drinking. </p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.themoneytimes.com/files/imagecache/picturethumb/4aqOdQ.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-picturethumb imagecache-default imagecache-picturethumb_default" width="180" height="161" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The blood alcohol levels of those taken ill ranged from .123 percent to .335 percent, while in Washington, 0.08 is the legal limit for intoxication and 0.3 can be considered lethal.</p> <p>Chief Steve Rittereiser, Central Washington Univ. Police Dept, reported, "Our investigation showed that every one of them that were hospitalized had drunk Four Loko. Now remember, that Four Loko is not only 12% alcohol but also has the equivalent of a couple of shots of espresso."</p> <p><strong>Four Loko, the culprit</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-imagecaption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Initially the authorities suspected the students were sickened by possible drug use. However, interviews with the party-goers revealed that none were given spiked drinks or drugs without their knowledge.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101026/four-loko-blamed-sickening-9-cwu-students-id-10133100.html" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.themoneytimes.com/featured/20101026/four-loko-blamed-sickening-9-cwu-students-id-10133100.html#comments 23 ounce alcohol energy drinks caffeine college party Four Loko Health lethal brew multiple flavors Top Story United States Tue, 26 Oct 2010 10:12:50 +0000 Neka Sehgal 133100 at http://www.themoneytimes.com
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