New Club Drug: Breathable Caffeine?
Dr. Samadi weighs in
- Duration 3:24
- Date Dec 27, 2011
Dr. Samadi weighs in
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You're an -- he's supposed to give you the same amount of caffeine as a cup of coffee.
-- -- -- There are concerns about.
-- shot pure energy supplement.
Will it become the latest dangerous craze among teenagers will now New York senator Chuck Schumer wants to stop the product before it even winds up on store shelves.
Fox medical -- use doctor Davidson body is -- -- -- -- money morning so this is a reasonable casting you spray it in your mouth just like an inhaler.
And the casting gets into year bloodstream faster than drinking a cup of coffee or -- -- Exactly right this is that created by someone but -- -- David Edwards was a professor in bio medical engineer in Harvard.
He's his series actually in all these in him what made him a vote chocolates and how both insulin and that he has come -- with -- so.
Did did technology behind executive treaty Smart but the big debate here is whether he's in the drinking coffee should be taking me in hell of see exactly like.
It realizes that you take for you -- you -- take a puff.
Each one of these contain about a hundred milligram of caffeine so each -- off.
Would be about twenty drill program where does that puff of caffeinated -- go visit go to your lungs or does wind -- in your mouth and stomach -- they're very the company is very.
Wanna make sure that it's clear that nothing gets into -- -- but there with your reading NN what's -- what they're saying is that that caught -- particles that they have.
He's too big to go through your -- that's what they claim where -- sure not at this point you know we cannot confirm.
But the way that it did this is made is that he -- -- your mouth he gets absorbed through the mouth and they justice system.
That's supposedly doesn't get into -- loans how true it is we don't know a lot of pediatricians are concerned about this.
Because of the risk of asthma.
This can get into -- -- as it can call it what you worry.
You know my concern as there's some of that -- were brought this up.
A couple of years ago he went on after this for local which was a drink that had caffeine you have alcohol -- -- -- and which is that being present for the performance etc.
And that's being banned in about four states and is going after this because this concern is that if it's going to be over the counter you don't even FDA approval for this because coffee.
Is not a drug.
And if all the teenagers are gonna have access to a and they are mixing and without whole unit they're not saying it should not be sold -- people under eighteen or anything like there's not know they're saying that he should not be sold to twelve year old and younger okay.
Can't feel cafes -- most of -- -- children.
And the company is basically saying this is not for children but if -- -- -- you know our services.
Look we know that cafe in front it's a very good question we know that caffeine in adults actually has been helpful -- helps the memory -- it if there are studies about alzheimer's there announced that is about.
You know like four cups of coffee today -- know how it's too much.
But I think the coffee in this country's watered down it's done and that's not what do you of his coffee so that's okay I'm also a lot less -- -- with prostate cancer now.
Endometrial cancer coffee can be helpful talks about four -- it is helpful you know so I would be concerned I think mixing this with alcohol could be could be dangerous.
I think that we need to -- look into this further and make sure that -- -- Our thanks to recharge tension -- -- it's not it's also to those annoying your insurance just like blowfish and I think it are.
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