Energy drinks contains several potentially psychoactive ingredients including taurine, glucoronolactone, and caffeine that increases the human performances, reaction time and mood with relative differences to visual and auditory stimuli between both the genders.
Abbasi, Asif; Fazal, Amaila; Mirza, Faizan; and Ahmed, Sadaf
"Alterations in human reaction time upon Consumption of taurine-caffeine based energy Drink. a gender based study.,"
Pakistan Journal of Neurological Sciences (PJNS): Vol. 14:
2, Article 9.
Available at: https://ecommons.aku.edu/pjns/vol14/iss2/9